Antique German Patriotic Beer Stein - Post and Telegraph by Marzi/Remy #26 c. Description: Beautiful and very impressive German beer stein made around the late 1890s - early 1900s. Manufactured by Marzi and Remy - one of the most important German beer stein manufacturers.
The stein is made of pottery with very specific relief decorations. It is dedicated to the communications industry - with some patriotic pride. The front scene shows a mounted postal server blowing his horn. He represents the postal services that Germany was very proud of.
It was quite advanced for the time. The background shows telegraph posts and wire - a new invention that was very important in civil as well as military strategical affairs. The inscription that runs on top and bottom reads: Das Wort sei frei, das Herze treu, einig und gleich, treu Kaiser und Reich. May the word be free, the heart true. United and equally faithful to Emperor and Empire.Alle für einen, einer für alle. All for one, one for all. Excellent flawless condition - a collector's dream.
Great very ornate pewter lid topped with a crown and thumblift in the form of the Prussian Eagle. Marked with "gesetz geschutzt" incised mark (patent statement) and the mold number 26. It's a large and very impressive stein, standing 11 tall to the top of the finial, 0.5L capacity. Get images that make Supersized seem small.The item "Antique German Patriotic Beer Stein Post and Telegraph by Marzi/Remy #26 c1900" is in sale since Tuesday, January 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany".
The seller is "beer-stein" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.