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Drip Glaze Vase (Germany, probably Julius Paul & Sohn), 1920's

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wksgibson's loves12 of 109A REAL PUZZLELoetz Crystal Optic bowl with applied drips, PN II-6176, ca. 1908
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    Posted 7 years ago

    jensen
    (100 items)

    Relatively large dark green vase with a lovely drip glaze. Unfortunately it is not marked, but I believe it could be German – any opinions, fellow CW members? The seller was certain it was made by Michael Andersen, but I am sure it isn’t – Michael Andersen vases from this period are marked, if not with either ‘Michael Andersen’ or ‘MA&S’, then at least with a number, and, unlike this vase, they are always glazed on the bottom as well.

    Follow-up: Leafing through a two-volume book about Julius Paul & Sohn looking for another unidentified vase, I came across this vase (or at least a very similar one; same shape, almost the same size (mine is 0.5 cm smaller) and type of glaze; only the bottom seemed different). Categorized as F55, size 1, produced 1920-1935, so I think I can safely say it's German and very likely Julius Paul & Sohn! The pottery was founded 1893 in Bunzlau (the Germany, now Poland) and production ceased 1945.

    Height: 19.2 cm / 7.5 in; diameter 12.5 cm / 5 in.

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    1. wksgibson wksgibson, 7 years ago
      Its very nice! I just picked up a few pieces myself, so I am new to the pottery world, hope you get your mystery solved!
    2. jensen jensen, 7 years ago
      Thanks wksgibson and vetraio!
    3. getthatmonkeyoutofme getthatmonkeyoutofme, 7 years ago
      just a guess but it reminds of Carl Fischer BKW Bürgel... might be german
    4. SEAN68 SEAN68, 7 years ago
      beautiful!!
    5. jensen jensen, 7 years ago
      Yes, I too thought of Carl Fischer/BKW, so perhaps... And thanks, VioletOrange!
    6. jensen jensen, 6 years ago
      Follow-up - I am now fairly sure that this was produced at Julius Paul & Sohn in Bunzlau!
    7. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      ive never heared of them before and thankyou for the update on this beautiful piece!!
    8. jensen jensen, 6 years ago
      Thanks, Sean- here's another one posted by getthatmonkeyoutofme som time ago: http://www.collectorsweekly.com/stories/98058-julius-paul-and-sohn
    9. SEAN68 SEAN68, 6 years ago
      oh yes hes is beautiful too!!! your very welcome Jensen!!!!!

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