Villeroy & Boch Mettlach - Beer Stein Mettlach dated 1890 by H. Schlitt - Ceramic

Description
Villeroy & Boch Mettlach - Beer Stein Mettlach dated 1890 by H. Schlitt - Ceramic
Germany - Late 19th century

Lithographic circumferential print with the motif of two drinkers with motto “Ob auch der Ruß den Türken bläut, das ist mir völlig Wurst. Ich liebe die Gemütlichkeit und pflege meinen Durst” (loosely translated: The Russians fight the Turks, I don’t care who is first. I love my comfy cosiness and take care of my thirst), designed by Heinrich Schlitt. All necessary markings on the bottom. Height 11.5 cm, weight 0.570 kg, dated 1890.

Lot details
Object
Beer Stein Mettlach dated 1890 by H. Schlitt
Material
Ceramic
Manufacturer/ Brand
Villeroy & Boch Mettlach
Estimated Period
Late 19th century
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Good condition - used with small signs of aging & blemishes
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