I have an interesting stein that is 0.3L (marked on the lip as so), and has 271 stamped into the base/bottom (I’m guessing a mold mark?), with no other marking that I can find. Except, towards the top of the rim, under the uppermost decoration, are German words that have been partially covered by the decoration. I can’t make much of it out, except “volk.” It is gray stoneware with blue decoration and the sides appear to have royalty and/or knights/soldiers. Any ideas who made this, and why they would have covered the wording? It’s a cool little stein.