~ Trinke in Freuden ~
The verse means to drink to your heart's content, but not too much on this large, salt-glazed, stoneware, pouring stein probably made by Dümler & Breiden, but marked only "168", ca. 1900.
Trinke in Freuden,
halt' dich bescheiden.
Drink joyfully,
(but) remain modest.
Translation: Les Hopper compilation/Roy De Selms
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