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One being the larger musical beer stein depicting an armed man walking into a German Pub with his lantern in hand with the following writing underneath "Auch die Freud Hat Ihre Zeit". The song that plays is "Edelweiss" a show tune from the 1959 Rodgers and Hammerstein musical The Sound of Music. In the musical, Captain von Trapp and his family sing this song during the concert near the end of Act II as a statement of Austrian patriotism in the face of the pressure put upon him to join the navy of Nazi Germany following the Anschluss. It is also Captain von Trapp's subliminal goodbye to his beloved homeland, using symbolism to show his loyalty to Austria. Measures 10-1/2" Tall x 5" Wide to handle. Overall good condition/working condition. The other beer stein being a miniature that only measures 5-1/2" Tall x 4" Wide to handle. This one depicting an aerial view of Munich. Overall good condition. Third Party Shipping Required. Local Recommendations Are Available.

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VINTAGE MUSICAL & MINIATURE BEER STEIN

Estimate $50 - $75Nov 19, 2017
Starting Price $25
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15200 Jog Rd. Suite B2
Delray Beach, FL 33446
USA
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