~ Dem sei dies Seidel Bier gebracht ~
Sounds right to me on this etched Mettlach stein marked with the Mettlach logo and mold number 2028 and dated 1897.
Dem sei dies Seidel Bier gebracht,
der über seine Pflichten wacht.
The one who does his duty
is entitled to this stein of beer.
Translation: Les Hopper compilation
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