Villeroy & Boch Mettlach Stein #1480. Antique ceramic stein known as "Drunken Gnome in Wheelbarrow" with a flat inlay lid and a pewter gnome on the thumb lift. The stein is dated 1899. The stein is approximately 7 1/8 tall including the pewter gnome.
It is 6 1/8 without the gnome. The base is 4 in diameter.There are no chips, cracks or repairs. The handle has a couple scratches. There is a vertical mark - scratch that runs above and below the arm of a male figure. The bottom edge of the stein has a spot of missing glaze. The item "Mettlach Beer Stein Drunken Gnome Wheelbarrow 1480 Flat Lid Antique 1899" is in sale since Thursday, January 9, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Breweriana, Beer\Drinkware, Steins\Lidded Steins\Germany".
The seller is "boldandvintage" and is located in San Diego, California. This item can be shipped to United States.