Reinhold Merkelbach made beer steins 1882-2007, this art nouveau #3226 is about 5-1/2" tall. It has a 0,5L capacity mark, manufactures mark and mold number 3226 on the bottom, but no Germany.
art nouveau style started in the 1880's, ornamental style of art that flourished between about 1890 and 1910 throughout Europe and the United States. art nouveau is characterized by its use of a long, sinuous, organic line and was employed most often in architecture, interior design, jewelry and glass design, posters, and illustration.
Reinhold Merkelbach |
|height||14.0 cm (appx. 5.4 inches.)|
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