A blue/gray version of the Kurkölner jug (related link).
Since Reinhold Merkelbach did not seem to have produced blue/gray products, this stein was produced by R. Hanke, most likely using a Merkelbach mold. This specific example is marked HANKE on the base.
Reinhold Merkelbach |
|design date||early 20th C.|
|height||11.0 cm (appx. 4.3 inches.)|