Category Archives: Fleamarket

Sunday Fleamarket Finds

Hoorah! Fleamarket season has tentatively begun in overcast, chilly Kassel. Let me begin by working through a (small) backlog of West-German pottery finds first though: I picked up this deep blue Bay Keramik vase last weekend for 50 cents. Don’t … Continue reading

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Sunday Fleamarket Finds

Reported on a Tuesday? That’s how I’m rolling in the week pre-move. We nearly axed Sunday’s fleamarket trip on account of (surprise) the rain, but decided to go for it anyway to pre-emptively reward ourselves for an afternoon of painting. … Continue reading

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Mom’s Pottery Finds

The bad news? Yesterday’s fleamarket yielded nada on the pottery front. Oh sure, there was some, but none of it called out to me (and if the pottery isn’t hollering, I’m not buying. Or something similarly crazy.) The good news … Continue reading

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Weekend Loot

How can the weekend be over already? I didn’t do half the things I was hoping to this weekend and am staring down the barrel of a busy week at work. Join the club, right? Here are some quick snaps … Continue reading

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Unusual Find

A fiery, glowing drip glaze on a dark foundation… …a shiny, round, substantial base that took up much of the back seat of our (admittedly toy-sized) car… …my first ever West-German pottery floor lamp! As vintage lamp lovers will be … Continue reading

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Nagel Candleholders Collection Starter

I came home with an amazing ZERO on the pottery front yesterday, but I finally managed to pick up a reasonably priced set of four 60s/70s Nagel candleholders. Since it’s so difficult to find any detailed information on these at … Continue reading

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Easter Monday Fleamarket Finds

I think it’s almost official now: at some point every item of brown West-German pottery ends up at our house. Today’s fleamarket haul is more plentiful than Saturday’s, but it ended up being a bit of a mixed bag. First … Continue reading

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