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German Beer Stein - Reduced from £490 to £350


£350.00

Category: Tennis and Racquet Sports

Subcategory: General

TENNIS BEER STEIN.
A German stoneware 1/2 liter beer stein with original pewter hinged lid, although repaired. The body is decorated with a tennis scene and the front inscribed 'Bei Spiel, Und Scherz, Bleibt Froh, Das, Herz', the base with impressed factory mark and date 1914.
The proverb translates roughly as ' with games and fun the heart stays young'.
C. 1914

  • Year: 1914
  • Period: 1900-1949

  • Dimensions:
    H 25cm x Dia. 10.5cm
    H 9¾" x Dia. 4¼"

  • Medium: Ceramic
  • Country: Germany
  • Condition: Excellent
  • Reference Number: 23002