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Anton Lang Pottery Vase with applied leaves~He was Jesus at 3 Oberammagau Passion Plays

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    Posted 7 years ago

    Budek
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    It's a hat~trick!
    This is a wonderful piece made by the German potter & actor, Anton Lang.
    I admit that I loved the piece when I found it, imperfect though it be, but also admit that I loved it even more when I read some about it's maker.
    He lived from 1875 ~ 1938. Played the part of Jesus 3 times in the Oberammergau Passion Play in the early 1900's,.....that's something, isn't it?
    One leaf is chipped, and there's one other possible loss,( may have been a bud on one of the stems ).
    The signature is different from the signature on other pots of his that I've seen,....looks handwritten, not stamped,( I think all of the other ones I've seen have been stamped, in the script of his handwriting, but stamped )
    Always appreciate looks, loves, and comments!
    Thanks,
    Tony.

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    1. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 years ago
      stunning piece Tony!!!!!
    2. Budek Budek, 7 years ago
      Thanks Sean! I'm happy to be posting again, needed that love:)
    3. vetraio50 vetraio50, 7 years ago
      Oberammergau - Wow!

      A Fabulous Pot, TONINO!
    4. Budek Budek, 7 years ago
      Thank You Kevin! the love is
      always appreciated!
    5. Budek Budek, 7 years ago
      and that's a Fabulous comment! Thanks again!
    6. Budek Budek, 7 years ago
      Thanks for the looks and loves, racer, agh, mike, walksoftly, tom, & inky
      much appreciated!
    7. Virginia.vintage Virginia.vintage, 7 years ago
      Very pretty!
    8. drgkiwi, 7 years ago
      This is an early signature, he looped the A around 1920 is what I read. I don't know for sure what year when he started looping the A. I know the loop is there in 1922 and after for sure.
    9. Budek Budek, 7 years ago
      Thanks for the loves, petey, Virginia, cogito, hocultcha, & Elisabethan, much appreciated!, and thanks for the helpful comment, Virginia and drgkiwi!
    10. miKKoChristmas11 miKKoChristmas11, 7 years ago
      Most beautiful!! : D

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