Carstens Tonnieshof Vase W. German Pottery   Gerda Heuckeroth Design
MC-84  Carstens 7891-20       SOLD
Carstens Tönnieshof Vase
                    7891-20, West German Pottery  Description: This W. German vase was made by Carstens Tönnieshof and features an amazing combination of glazes. The base glaze is a semi-matte black with a heavy orange lava drip over that. The mid section has a gold or copper aventurine glaze with an orange-black drip. 

I believe the shape design is by Gerda Heuckeroth.  Carstens is one of the few W. German companies that regularly, though not always, included the company mark.  A special point of interest on this vase is what appears to be an incised "K", possibly for the glaze artist, which marks this as an additional unusual vase.


Dimensions: Height is about 8".

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

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