Tag Archives: Jasba

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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109 & Collections within Collections

109 is the number of pottery items that need to be moved into our new house by the 1st of September. The gorgeous Jasba vase on the far right in the above image is number 108, found at the fleamarket … Continue reading

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More Berlin Flea market Goodies and Thoughts on Glaze Varieties

My recent Berlin flea market haul included another Jasba vase, although this time one with rather more reasonable proportions and an array of sherbet colours on a solid black glaze. It’s one of several that I have recently come across … Continue reading

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More Monstrous Jasba

A Saturday doesn’t get any better than this: breakfast in bed and enough sunshine to hit the flea market. The Jasba floor vase gods seem to be on my side at the moment, cause look what I dragged home: 45 … Continue reading

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Kitchen shelves

Judging by the kitchens featured in various shelter magazines, the trend for open kitchen shelving is still going strong. As I’m wary of drilling too many holes into the walls here (we rent) I only dipped my toe in and … Continue reading

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Flea market finds

An unexpected benefit of living where we do is that there is a small flea market just down the street from our apartment every Saturday. There are very few professional sellers there, just normal people clearing out their basements and … Continue reading

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