Late 1800's Reinhold Merkelback Glazed Stoneware 2 Liter Beer Stein W/Original Pewter Cover (Mold 966) RARE SIZE - This piece is a large, German glazed stoneware beer stein that has been intricately decorated in a Renaissance style. The piece is glazed in shades of dark blue and reddish brown, with lovely attention to detail. The stein has the original pewter cover, which is also intricately decorated. Around the perimeter of the stein are highly detailed scenes of a courting couple. This stein is in excellent condition, and measures 15.5" tall (approximately). This stein is in the rare, 2 liter size. The piece is incised with the Reinhold Merkelback logo, as well as with the mold number 966.