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Zeisel Schramberg Tea Set

Eva Zeisel designed this geometric deco tea set for the Schramberger Majolikafabrik, in the Black Forest region of Germany, in the late 1920s. She was their designer for two years.


Bay - West Germany

Bay - West Germany Jardiniere

Another find from today.  3  3/4" tall and 4  1/2" across.

Vintage Dansk Flamestone Beehive Casserole

Vintage Dansk Flamestone Beehive Casserole

Vintage Dansk Flamestone beehive covered casserole by Jens Quistgaard.  Robin's egg blue interior.

West German Pottery

3 UFO´s landed last night.

These superb pieces where designed by Heinz Siery for Carstens Tönnieshof in 1967 for the Carstens Luxus Seires.

West German Pottery

Konstanza Decor Series

Dümler & Breiden Konsanza decor series, form 199-30

West German Pottery

Ruscha Studio Series

Ruscha had always decorated their wares by hand, so it is hard to see why they would introduce a Studio Series. I suspect that it had to do with flagging sales.

West German Pottery

Same Glaze but different companies

L-R: Jopeko mid 60s, Steuler 1950s Both pieces carry a identical glaze, both the jade blue underglaze and the black/grey pumice over glaze.

German Studio Pottery

German Studio Pottery

Another piece