Lovely German Style Lusterware Beer/Mug Stein. This Short Beer Mug/Stein is hand painted in a raised design. The design is of a woman playing an instrument to a man. Castle is on the back of the mug/stein. The handle is applied and does show a bit of wear and cracks. The Beer mug/stein is marked Japan. Lusterware is a firing technique, that has a metallic glaze that will give the effect of an iridescence. This final glaze is applied prior to the 2nd firing of the piece.
Condition: In fair vintage condition. No nicks or chips. Paint is in good condition. Light even crazing. Applied handle has some cracks that appear to have been repaired.
Shipping Weight: 9 oz
Dimensions: 4 7/16″ x 4 1/2″ x 3 1/4″