Medieval stoneware Bartmannkrug Period ca. 1580 AD Material Stoneware Origin Frechen Height 22 centimeter Diameter 14 centimeter Extra information This bellarmine has a great face and is very early Condition A number of surface cracks and chips but otherwise in perfect condition These jugs were used to hold (alcoholic) liquids like beer or wine. The face is depicting Jesus Christ. The text is unknown to me so if anyone knows please let me know. Registered and insured shipping. Since it is not an archeologic item it can be shipped across the world without any limitations of the EU governemt whatsoever.