Carstens Tönnieshof West German Pottery Floor Vase, Europa decor, Heinz Siery Design

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MC-58     Carstens Floor Vase shape E-2

  Description: This West German pottery floor vase was made by Carstens and is from the "Europa" series designed by Heinz Siery in the early to mid 1960s. It features a geometric pattern and an aquamarine over brown glaze. It's an excellent example of using the underglaze to add a sense of depth, texture, and variety to the top glaze, which is itself both pleasing and unusual.  The design has a definite Op-Art feel.

Dimensions: Height is about 18".


Dimensions: Height is about ".

Condition: excellent with no damage and no repairs.  Of course, all our sales are fully guaranteed.

Price:  $395 plus shipping and insurance.

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