The bottom marked with the castle mark, "Mettlach VB, 25, 98 and 2191, ". Mint condition with no damage. The unique thumb lift bears the likeness of a bar maid.Pottery, etched (Etruscan Style), Signed by H. Text Reads: SAC, RA, V. Although the text appears to be Latin, the letter string was actually a phonetic. Puzzle that explains the "joke" depicted on the stein. When "sounded out" in 19th.
Century colloquial German dialect, the text reads (formally): Sakra! Kathi sieht, dann bin ich lackiert! If he catches sight of Kathy.I'll really be in for it! The item "Antique Mettlach Lidded Etched Beer Stein 2191. Military Joke 1/2 Liter" is in sale since Monday, November 16, 2020.
This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany". The seller is "sagefinds" and is located in Phoenix, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.