|~ Ob Ritter, ob Knapp, ob Adelsmann ~|
|This might be called "beer socialism" on this etched stein marked with the "TP" logo of Johann Peter Thewalt and mold number 1765, ca. late 1800's.|
ein jeder fröhlich zechen kann.
whether noble man,
each can gladly drink (his share of beer).
Translation: Roy De Selms|
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