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Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905

Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905
Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905
Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905
Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905
Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905

Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905    Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905
Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Description: This German beer stein is quite famous - it was designed by Richard Riemerschmid - he is considered as one of the most important Jugendstil (German version of Art Nouveau) designers - probably THE most inportant artist of this style. The stein is featured in all the books dedicated to beer stein collecting and Jugendstil art style. The design was made around 1902, the steins were made in 1905.

The original Riemerschmid design featured impressed abstract medallions on the sides. This stein's theme is the unification of Germany. The picture shows a group of men sitting on the banks of Rhein river, cheering and drinking. Laut braust der Jubel vom Belt bis.

Wir wollen beim Biere des Lebens uns freuen! " "Wuth schäumender Feinde Revanche gewimmer erschreckt uns nimmer! Loud is the uproar of jubilation from the Belt to the Rhein: We will take joy in the beer of life! Foaming frenzied foes wailing revenge frighten us never! This are the lyrics of the popular song glorifying the unification of German lands in 1871. The mold number is 1741. The beauty of theis stein is not in a complex design but rather in elegance and balance of all elements. The lid is pewter with very ornate relief decor showing shooting target and crossed rifles. The finial is made of an antler.

The body of the stein is in excellent flawless condition, the lid shows some minor dings It is a 0.5 liter version 6 tall. Condition: Excellent w/minor dings on lid. Get Supersized Images & Free Image Hosting.

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Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905    Antique German Jugendstil Beer Stein R. Merkelbach by R. Riemerschmid #1741 c. 1905