Up for sale is a wonderful antique German porcelain and pewter lidded lithophane beer stein. The stein has a high quality German general portrait on the inside bottom which was made by building up material to acquire different gradients. The portrait can be seen when help up to a light and is the most detailed scene we have ever came across. Its mug is made of a glossed porcelain and features a gorgeous figural handle with embossed detailing throughout.
It has an ornate hinged pewter lid with an elaborate thumb-piece along with a flame type finial. The face of the mug has vibrant floral design with gilded writing inside reading "Bum Andenken". It measures 11 inches tall by 6 inches wide. There is a chip on the base as shown in last photo but otherwise in great condition. Thank you for visiting "Dusty Treasures " and please feel free to browse through.Which will be a charge of 7% due to New Jersey state law. Please make sure to look at all pictures very closely before purchasing, as most pieces in my shop are non refundable. Most items are antique or vintage and could have usual ware from age. If there is anything you are unsure about feel free to ask, i will be happy to answer any questions. Thank you for visiting and hope to see you again real soon!!!
The item "Rare antique German general porcelain lithophane litho pewter lidded beer stein" is in sale since Tuesday, April 2, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "michaelstacyart" and is located in Gillette, New Jersey.This item can be shipped worldwide.