Category Archives: West German Ceramics (Fat Lava)

Recent West-German Pottery Finds

Right, I’m back already with pottery galore. This insane West-German floor vase was found at one of our usual Kassel region fleamarket haunts at the Herkules Markt in Vellmar. The orange-brown combo makes me think 1970s, but I’m afraid I … Continue reading

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Sunflowers & Pottery

Pretty much in that order. Someone at work said thanks the other day… …and for a while the yellow of the sunflower competed with the yellow of this Roth vase (one of very few Roth pieces I own.) Also: I … Continue reading

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Weekend Pottery Haul

In the spirit of being a pottery braggard, I’m going to pretend that the following haul was chanced upon during only one fleamarket visit, conveniently leaving out the fact that half these pieces were found last weekend, but life and … Continue reading

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West-German Pottery Haul

Man, it has been a long time since I was rewarded with a significant fleamarket pottery haul, but the long weekend has afforded us with the opportunity to hit two markets and walk away with some lovely things. The BAY … Continue reading

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Spotted: West German Pottery in RUE magazine

Normal service here will resume shortly, but I thought I’d leave you with a beautifully styled interiors shot from RUE magazine featuring a Carstens floor vase… …and here is the same one keeping a startled Womble and last year‘s Easter … Continue reading

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West-German Pottery Finds

Last weekend was cold and rainy, so the various Easter fleamarkets going on in our area were a bit of a literal washout. We did manage to find a few cool things, the above wall vase being my husband’s find. … Continue reading

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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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