Jaspatina Vase SOLD
Description: This mid century German pottery vase is from the early Jaspatina line introduced by Jasba in 1955 and one of the iconic decors of the era, almost certainly inspired by the Japanese kintsugi repair method.
The body is glazed in a dark matte green covered by a thick, lighter green glaze, but the highlight, literally and aesthetically, is the gold on the rim and running like flames along the body. This gold is fired in the kiln, not applied later as on most gold-rimmed vases. It's a difficult technique to control.
The Jaspatina line is most often found in the 4-6" range, but items 8" or more are particularly difficult to find. This green background is the "standard" color, while the Red Jaspatina is even more difficult to find. The vase has the Jasba label and the gold inkstamp mark.
Dimensions: Height is about 7 1/2". Max width is about 5".
Condition: excellent with no damage and no repairs. Of course, all our sales are fully guaranteed.
Shipping: $12.50 for Priority Mail and insurance within the US.
International shipping rates by request.
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