Struwwelpeter Plate 'Schwarzen Buben' Shock-Headed Peter
"Die Geschichte von den schwarzen Buben
"Size:1" tall.7-3/4" round.
The Story of the Inky Boys - lit. The Story of the Black Boys),Nikolas (that is, Saint Nicholas) catches three boys teasing a dark-skinned boy. To teach them a lesson, he dips the three boys in black ink, to make them even darker-skinned than the boy they'd teased.
Marked with the Mainz wheel, Höchst Porcelain has been manufactured for more than 260 years. Founded in 1746 with a manufacturer's privilege grant from the Archbishop and Crown Prince of Mainz, Johann Friedrich Carl von Ostein, Höchst Porcelain is the second oldest porcelain manufactory in Germany. Our consistent advancement of contemporary porcelain art has lead to the exceptional beauty and value of Höchst porcelain.
Connoisseurs world-wide consider Höchst Porcelain among the crowning achievements in European porcelain art.Höchst Porcelain Museum.The Höchst porcelain manufacturer was founded in Germany - Höchst am Main in 1746 under the rule of the Prince-elector of Mainz.“Höchst Porcelain from 1746 to 1796” presents the porcelain of the Porcelain Museum (Porzellan-Museum) in the Kronberger Haus, a branch of the Frankfurt Historical Museum.Here, more than 1,000 pieces such as figurines, dishes and elaborate vases document the history of Germany’s second-oldest porcelain manufacturer from every creative period." Shock-Headed Peter "