Landsknecht with Stein

Catalog No. 3024

Stoneware, relief, 3.6L or 1.8L, undecorated inlaid lid.

Text:
“Gegen Bier und Tabaksdunst alle Weiberlist ist umsunst.”
(Against beer and tobacco smoke all women’s wiles are for naught.)

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 Ranges
3.6L: $275-$350
1.8L: $200-$275

     
     
Mettlach 3024 (3.6L)
Mettlach 3024 (3.6L)

 
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