"Panorama" Vase Shape 1033
Description: This unusual vase was made by Ilkra in 1963 and designed by K.Schwebsch as part of the "Panorama" series (believed to include 5 vases, each representing a continent). It features a wide variety of motifs that capture various aspects of US life and history. I'm not sure if any of the motifs are aimed at the rest of North America. The primary image is the Statue of Liberty, but there are also musicians, baseball players, cowboys and cows, arrows, a teepee, oil rigs, someone basking beneath a palm tree and several other images. Shape number is 1033. This is a rather hard item to find as well as neat. (Thanks to Volker Hornbostel and Ralf Schumann for information on this one....a tricky attribution.)
Dimensions: Height is about 10".
Condition: is very good. However, there is a tiny glaze flake on the rim and one under the vase. Neither is significant and could be easily taken care of if you feel the need. Of course, all our sales are fully guaranteed.
Price: $150 plus shipping and insurance.
Shipping: will vary based on location. E-mail us for a quote. (We prefer to use US Priority Mail but will use other services based on customer request.)
International shipping rates by request.
To buy an item (or more), just e-mail us, or you can call us at 812-467-0191. It works best if you include the "item" code to let us know which item or items you're interested in. The code is at the beginning of each listing and is usually two letters followed by a number.
We'll confirm that the item is still available, make sure we agree on the total, and answer any questions you wish to throw our way. Checks or money orders should be made "Forrest OR Virginia Poston". We also take Paypal (including credit card payments).
We try to ship in one or two days after payment arrives, and we're generous with the bubblewrap and styrofoam peanuts.
If there's something you'd like us to find for you, let us know. We're just itching to please you, or maybe that was poison ivy we got into.
that all proceeds go to support good causes: my
spouse, our cats (see the "staff"
here), our creditors, my auction addiction, and the
plumbing project that never ends.
Not just the usual suspects.
(Cats and batteries not included.)
Home Page E-mail WGP Pg 3 About Us
Watch this video for a more active perspective, and we hope you like this new shopping option:
Guarantee: If we make a mistake, you get all your money back, including shipping both ways. If you simply change your mind, you get your money back not counting what it costs to ship the item back to us.
|West German Pottery For Sale
View West German Pottery By Company
Head for the Home Page
E-Mail Us: email@example.com
|Essays and Information About
West German Pottery
West German Pottery: Art Therapy for an Entire Country
Introduction to Lava/Volcanic Glazes on West German Pottery
Gramann, Römhild: Notes on Glazes and Forms (East German Pottery)
Collecting West German Pottery
West German Pottery: Marks, Companies, Designers
Thoughts About Values of West German Pottery
West German Pottery Research Gallery (previously sold items)
Videos About West German Pottery (and more)
West German Pottery News and Updates
|Items for Sale (Other than West
Metal and Misc.
Paintings and Prints
Pottery and Porcelain
To Buy or Not to Buy: Going Where the Price Guides End
The Art of Attending Auctions
Tiffanyfakes.com: Review of a Problematic Site
Us and Contact Information
Meet Our "Staff"
Some Things Just Because
The Cor-purrate Story: Glyph's Rise to Power
The Wolf at the Door: A Tribute to "Fractured Fairy Tales"
Farewell Tribute to a Special Staff Member: The Cat with a Bucket List