Apostle Stein - side view. The mould used to create the original steins, together with the same Creußen brownish red clay was used to create this reproduction .
A modern copy of a 2 Litre Creussener Apostelkrug (Apostle stein), the originals of which were made circa 1627-1670. August Saeltzer also made reproductions of these around 1860 to 1880. This reproduction is dated 1972 onward.
The intertwined initials VS for Veit Seyffarth
Apostle Stein - handle view. The pewter lid and foot band plus colourful original glazes were used to decorate this apostle stein.
Close up of Veit Seyffarth's initials.