Hand glazed, terra cotta, Tile Icon of St Peter, seated and holding a book which is one of his traditional symbols, with his traditional white hair and beard; Jesus stands alongside St Peter, with his left arm around the Saint's shoulder, and his right hand pointing to a page of the book. Metal loop for hanging. Impressed on verso with the Abbey mark of the Maria Laack Benedictine Abbey, plus "Laach" beneath, Germany. Measures 8.75" long, 5" wide, and .50" deep...
Three German dishes with sprayed decoration in black and brown/orange. Geometric Déco or “functionalist” style, around 1930. Mark to one dish: Made in Germany, Mustersch(utz) = Protected Pattern, and a stamped mark of a traditional workman. Diam: "6 ¾ / 17 cm. Condition: fine.
This attractive Scheurich West German vase measures 12" by 4 1/2" in diameter. On the underside are the numbers 288-30 and W. GERMANY. Excellent condition.
A 1970s vase with striking "Volcanic" or "Lava" glaze (shape 549) made by Scheurch Ceramic, West Germany. Condition - excellent - no damages and no restoration. 20cm (8 inches) high.
A decorative 1960’s tile or wall plaque of long-necked giraffes, by Helmut Schäffenacker, Germany (1921-2010), internationally known for his works in various artistic techniques. Signed with model number 476 and Schäffenacker, Ulm/Do(nau), Made in Germany and Handgeformt (hand made). Original sticker. Height: "14 ½ / 36 cm, width: "4 ¾ / 12 cm. Condition: fine.
Excellent W. German vase by VEB Haldensleben. Standing 6.63 inches tall. Signed 3093. Excellent condition.
A hard to find design by Veb Haldensleben. The vase stands an impressive 10.92 inches tall. Impressed on the bottom 3936.
A great modern design pottery vase by W. Germany firm - Scheurich.
Standing 9.16 inches tall and in excellent condition.
Small handled rectangular cache-pot/flower pot and liner by Waechtersbach. The basket-weave of the cache-pot decorated with green dots and a printed flower border in late Art Nouveau style, also running over the handles of the pot. The inner pot left undecorated. Impressed shield mark and printed blue mark "Wächtersbach" and a black printed mark, possibly a year mark for 1923, December. Width including handles: "7 ¼ / 18,5 cm, height: "2 ¼ / 5,5 cm...
Pair of hexagonal fruit or cake plates. Design of stylized red berries and geometrical shapes in grey, pale blue and beige. Impressed shield mark to one plate, triangular stamped mark to both, Dec. 1619 (pattern number) and 39, possibly for 1939. Diam: "7/ 18 cm. Condition: slight wear to the well as seen in photos.
Two interesting German Art Déco pieces from Carstens Uffrecht, c 1930, a small dish/ ashtray and a larger dish. Orange and blue geometric decoration against a mottled white ground, both on stands of distinct, sculptural shape. Diam: 8"/ 20 cm and width of smaller dish: 6”/15 cm. Condition: restored chip to rim on the larger dish at 10 o’clock.
Two Prussian faïence plates from the factory of Oscar Schlegelmilch, Langenwiesen. Lobed shape and painted flower decoration mainly in green, turquoise and blue. Four-leaf clover mark and O.S. impressed, and painter's mark NBh (?) 1935. Diam: 9 ½"/ 24 cm. Condition: a minimal rim ship to one plate as seen on photo.
A German candlestick or candle holder, circular and with a disc-shaped, modernist style handle. Redware, glazed mainly in orange and brown. Relief triangle mark with inscribed arrow for Carstens-Uffrecht, c 1930, and model number 3676. Diam: 4 ¾" /12 cm. Condition: fine.
Fine example of German majolica from Karlsruhe, Germany. Choir girls in three dimensional form measuring about 6" wide by same height. Fine overall crazing to glaze.
A Ceramic Jug, Carstens Tonnieshof, West Germany
The ceramic monumental jug is molded with a panel in relief depicting a general on horseback. The vessel is glazed in a warm brown along with a mat finish of medium to light brown and creamy white. The verso is marked with raised letters “7578-35, W – GERMANY.’
Size: 14 ¼” high
Hummel Little Hiker was first modeled by sculptor Arthur Moeller. It has been withdrawn from U. S. market since 2002.
Street Singer has been sharing his tune since 1939 when acclaimed Mi. I. Hummel Master Sculptor, Arthur Moeller designed him in his top hat and tails.
This fabulous monumental, West German vase was made by Carstens and features an amazing combination of glazes. It is 19.5" high, 11" wide and 6" deep. Condition is mint!, fully hallmarked on the base and this is the clearest
signature example I've seen.