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    Posted 7 years ago

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    Can you tell me more about this mug?

    My father said it has been around his whole life so it is at least 75=80 yrs old.
    It is marked 0.5l on rim and on bottom is GERMANY 1247 inprinted in the mold
    The toad is so life like!
    This is actually a picture I found on the internet but it is the same mug acording to my father.
    Thank you for any info...we have always wondered about it.

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    1. Leeann7777, 5 years ago
      I have one of these steins too. Have you learned anything about yours?
    2. Aimathena Aimathena, 5 years ago
      Love the frog, very fun stein.
    3. Hal68, 3 years ago
      I have this exact "frog"mug. It is an old "Westerwald" 1/2litre stoneware blue/gray saltglaze mug. Mold number 1247 and GERMANY. etched on the base
      Circa: about 1890
      Manufactured by Reinhold Hanke
      Value? There was one on Ebay around August 2015 that the asking price was $450.00 - NO BIDDERS!!
      I paid $9.00 for mine at an antique shop a while ago.

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