Harper-Collins German Unabridged Dictionary:
Gesellenstück nt journeyman's piecehttp://www.anvilfire.com/FAQs/archives/arc_in...
I understand that in Germany, one does not make a masterpiece as a test; one makes a journeyman's piece. You translate "gesellstück" as journeyman's piece.http://www.eiu.edu/~literary/backup/
Deutsch III/Siegfried von Xanten.doc
das Gesellenstück: journeyman's piecehttp://www.silversmithing.com/1hans2.htm
I was to make that trip for four summers until both a journeyman's piece and a masters thesis were behind me.http://www.gold-silver-casting.com/Hans
After five years, in 1944, Hans created his "journeyman's piece," a teapot and warmer for which he received not one, but two silver medallions, both presented to him personally by King Frederick IX of Denmark.http://newtimes.rway.com/2001/112101/art.shtml
Barneveld silversmith Alfred Wardle exhibits his artistry at Munson-Williams-Proctor
In 1956, he graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology's School of American Craftsmen; his journeyman's piece, a 10-cup teapot with rosewood finial and handle, earned him second prize that year at the Rhode Island Arts Festival.http://www.ercb.com/feature/feature.0052.html
The complete exercise, "A C Interpreter," exemplifies that well-known journeyman's piece which every tyro must craft at least once for his or her C education to be complete.