This 2 Liter 2009 limitaet beer stein prominently features a bust of Minerva, goddess of war, wisdom and strategic warfare, with an ornately decorated warrior helmet. Minerva is also said to be the inventor of metal treatment, weaving technology and of the carriage & plough. Scenes of mythology of Minerva are portrayed on her helmet. The pewter thumblift is formed in the image of the messenger of Minerva's Godfather, Jupiter. An original of this model artwork is on display in the British Museum in London.
This stein was originally modeled by the renowned stein designer Peter Duemler around 1870 and is now being faithfully reproduced by King-Werk GmbH.
This finely hand painted stein features 24K gold accents and a rich cobalt blue background. Includes a certificate of authenticity and history/information in German and English.
Limited Edition of 2,500 individually numbered beer steins Worldwide!
Genuine "Old German" Beer Stein
Traditions are rekindled with this new series. The beer steins are reproduced according to still existing records and using the original patterns of the models created by Peter Duemler (1860-1907), one of the best-known artists of his time, more than a century ago. Each beer stein of this series is exclusive and is manufactured only in a limited number, a rare piece for lovers of historic drinking vessels and collectors all over the world.
Made by King-Werk of Germany
Height: approx. 14.25"
Volume: 2 Liter