Fat Lava ‘Kreutz’ Vase

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It can’t get more Fat Lava than this. Bubbling glaze and flame red colour. The vase has been made by ‘Kreutz Keramik’, a family business in Haiger-Laugenaubach near Cologne.

Bargain: EUR 12 from a junk shop in Berlin

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‘Orange Tree’ Tea Pot

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Little did I know about the ‘Orange Tree’ design as we picked this tea pot from a cardboard box on Golbourne Road, North London. Some chip on the rim, but a bargain for £1. Only much later did I find out this pattern is a highly sought after Art Deco collectable. Continue reading