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


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