~ Ohne Bier und Brot ~
This verse seems to indicate that one can't live on love alone. The threaded relief stein is most probably made by J.W. Remy, but marked only "307", ca. 1900.
Ohne Bier und Brot
leidet Liebe Noth.
Without beer and bread
love's need suffers.
Translation: Roy De Selms
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