~ Unserm Collegen ~
This is an occupational stein given to a fellow miner on his "Name's Day" (similar to Birthday), ca. 1900. See entries under "Namenstag" and "Glück auf!" (good luck!) for more extensive explanations of these terms.
Unserm Collegen
Herrn Bern Lange
zum Namenstage gewidmet
von seinen Kameraden.
To our colleague
Mr. Bern Lange
for (his) name's day given
by his comrades.
Translation: Roy De Selms
Photo credit: Andre Ammelounx - The Stein Auction Co.