“Landsknecht”

Catalog No. 2788/6142

Pottery, rookwood-type, 0.5L, pewter lid.

A Landsknecht was a feudal serf used for military purposes by his master. These “soldiers” were often traded between landowners and were, in a sense, the equivalent of modern mercenaries, with the important difference that they were not free to choose their employer.

Price Range: $175-$250

     
     
Mettlach 2788/6142
Mettlach 2788/6142

 
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