19C Flemish Salt Glazed Pottery Beer Ewer – ft Story of Susanna 1584 after Engel Kran

19C Flemish Salt Glazed Pottery Beer Ewer ft Story of Susanna 1584 after Engel Kran.

VERY RARE Flemish Pottery Beer Jug or Stein…..depicting the Story of Susanna and dated 1584.

The original jug has been attributed to Engel Kran…..a well known and highly regarded German/Flemish potter.

Kran pieces are VERY VERY RARE and only a few have appeared at Auction ….. selling for VERY high prices.

The original Suzanna Jug by Kran is a brown earthenware salt glazed jug and one is in a Museum in Germany.

This one is most likely a 18/19th Century copy in a blue salt glaze making it EXTREMELY RARE and HIGHLY SOUGHT AFTER !

The casting is FABULOUS !!

Susanna jug , Engel Kran, c. 1584 – c. 1600

The body of this large pitcher is embellished with scenes from the story of the chaste Susanna. When the beautiful Susanna refused to submit to the dishonourable proposals of two elderly men, they accused her of adultery. However, the young Daniel exposed the two greybeards as liars. The two men suffered a gruesome death.

19C Flemish Salt Glazed Pottery Beer Ewer.

There are Millions of Beer Stein Collectors……………but this piece is one for the SERIOUS STEIN COLLECTOR !!!!

19C Flemish Salt Glazed Pottery Beer Ewer.

Provenance: Bought at Auction in Ireland.

Dimensions: 10″ High and 5.5″ wide

Condition: Missing it’s Pewter Lid, but otherwise Mint.

Price Now: $2,250

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran (6)

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran (5)

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran (4)

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran (3)

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran (2)

16C German Stoneware Glazed Pottery Beer Jug - dated 1584 - Story of Susanna - probably by Engel Kran (2)

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