Get Vendio Gallery - Now FREE! Antique Etched German Beer Stein Boat Ride Scene M. This beautiful stein was produced by Matthias Girmscheid over 100 years ago. The stein is made in "etched" technique - the contours of the drawing look like they are engraved - thus creating a very attractive decoration.The etched technique is usually assosiated with Mettlach steins but there were some other manufacturers that used this technology. It was very labor-intensive and expensive but produced excellent results. But this is a well-known model of the firm of Matthias Grimscheid - a famous Westerwald firm from Grenzhausen, Germany. The decoration panel shows a little girl getting in a boat with the help of her mother for a boat ride on a small mountain river. The ladys are dressed in a traditional Tyrolean folk outfits. The lid is inlaid with an etched ceramic insert showing a gnome with a beer stein and a Coat of Arms featuring a large beer pitcher. The stein is in excellent condition - there is some minimal age-related wear but no damage or repairs whatsoever.
The lid is sitting tight. The stein is 7 tall to the top of the thumblift, 0.4 L capacity. Use the FREE Counters 1 million sellers do - Vendio! The item "Antique Etched German Beer Stein Boat Ride Scene M.
1900" is in sale since Monday, September 7, 2015. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "beer-stein" and is located in California. This item can be shipped worldwide.