Sometimes we can only date them by the pewter mounts. The stein is decorated with hunting scenes - showing wild animals in the forest and a hunter looking for them.The stein is in excellent condition for the age. The production of "Model" type stoneware was rough, there are several manufacturing im perfection s and issues including some minor loss of applied elements, firing lines, small caverns , but no damage or repairs. The lid is pewter with a nice figurine of a hunter for the thumblift sitting on the lid. The closed type five-ring hinge along with this form of the lid and thumblift are the clear signs of circa 1850s - 1860s production. The lid engraved with the original owner's name - Jos. Nice and impressive antique beer vessel with over 150 years of history behind it. It is 6 tall to the top of the thumblift, 0.5L capacity. Condition: Excellent with minor manufacturing imperfections. Get images that make Supersized seem small. The item "Antique German Stoneware Saltglazed Beer Stein Hunting Scenes Regensburg c.
1860s" is in sale since Monday, July 2, 2018. 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.