Porcelain, handpainted figural decoration. This is the third edition in the series entitled “Man’s Best Friend”. The German Shepherd is well known for its intelligence, loyalty and strength. It therefore serves as the perfect subject for this Police Dog stein. The Shepherd is wearing a uniform complete with hat, badges and tie. We cannot forget it is a dog, therefore the dog collar is very evident in platinum-leaf design. Books are at the base of this stein with the titles” “The Art of Sniffing”, “Obedience School”, “Law & Order”, etc. Humor, originality, and uncompromising quality all contribute to this series of dog steins. This stein will be appreciated by all who love Shepherds: police officers, guide dog owners, or family pet owners. Limited edition of 5,000 pieces. Each stein is registered and individually numbered. Approximately 2,000 of the 5,000 pieces will be made in this “American Police” version.