METTLACH NOS. 1028, 2093, ETCHED CERAMIC STEIN/TANKARDS C1880-90 & 1897, H 6 1/4" & 6 3/4", "HARVEST" AND "PLAYING FACE CARD" :#1028 "Harvest" Beer Stein/tankard marked Villeroy & Boch Mettlach and features 2 relief decorative panels on a brown ground, containing both grapes and vines and also grain. It may have been made for both beer and wine since it has both the grapes and the grain. Having pewter thumb lift with a harvest moon on the lid's insert. It has a third panel of a woman and man harvesting c1880-90. Playing Face Card 1/2 Liter Beer Stein, #2093 depicts hand painted, print under glaze stoneware pottery. Decorated on the sides with playing cards of each suite in four slightly raised panels including the lid and handle. Light "Villeroy and Bach, Metlach" stamp to the underside, c1897.