M.B. (unknown artist)
Malerei / Artist-Painter
Known dates: Circa 1900
Decorated stein bodies for: Reinhold Merkelbach
Poorly struck #1490 on the base. The mould number is repeated under the handle.
Cherub seated inside lyre, on Reinhold Merkelbach #1490. "Du deutscher Sang aus Männer Brust, dir unser Herz in Leid und Lust."You German songs from men's breasts, you have our heart in sorrow and joy.
Artist's initials. Read as M.B.