Jasba Keramik West German Pottery Wallpocket with Simplified Jaspatina type Decor
WG100-9       Jasba Wallpocket Form 60 

                        Keramik West German Pottery Wallpocket  Description: This mid century German pottery wallpocket was made by Jasba, probably in the late 1950s.  At first look, the decor appears to be an uncommon variation on the Jaspatina glaze, but that's not quite accurate.  The primary glaze is cream or beige with the red glaze evidently sponged on to create a mottled effect that allows some of the underglaze to show through, and this mottled area is outlined in gold.  The patterning of the decoration looks like Jaspatina, but the gold decoration is airbrushed, not fired like the gold in Jaspatina. 

Most gold-rimmed items from this era are airbrushed since it's a much easier method.  This is probably a special line, possibly made under contract for a particular outlet, designed to be a lower cost version of their own line.

Still, this cream version and the mint version seem to be at least uncommon, possibly rare.  We were lucky enough to encounter a long-time collector who had accumulated a nice selection.

Form: 60

Dimensions: Height is about  4 1/2" and width is about  3".

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

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