A vintage West German Fat Lava vase dating from the 1960s-70s by Sheuirich. To the underside of the vase you can clearly see the markings W. Germany and some numbers.
Made of white clay (this is shown to the underside in our photos), it has an earthy lava glaze at the top and bottom and what I believe to be the Lora design of red flames in the centre which encircles the vase 9certainly similar!). This one is a good size and certainly makes and impact! These West German potters have a great eye for design and detail.
It is in good vintage condition, no chips or cracks to note.
Founded in 1928, Scheurich Ceramics was one of the biggest producers of West German vases, and is one of the few manufacturers that is still running today.
Height 19 cm
Diameter Top 7 cm
Bottom 10 cm
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