Exceptional Early Horse Headed Kasa
This Fine Early Drinking Vessel is delightfully decorated with carved and painted details, including the inscription:-
'DRICKER JEG MIG DRUCHEN, DET VAALDER BONDEWS OL, SAN VER JEGHOS HAWS DATTER, DET HAR DEG VAAGET FOR.'
(”If I drink myself drunk it's the fault of the Farmer's beer. I will then be after the Farmer's daughter which I have dared
Norwegian c. 1749
7.5” high x 13” wide x 7” deep
Medium: Hand Carved and Painted Solid Burr Birchwood