Posted 7 months ago
This piece is not what I'd call a classic beauty but rather strangely attractive. I have to wonder if the inspiration is a snail given the spiral sides and the color and markings of the mouth, which appears to emerge from the rest of the object.
It is 5" high and circa 1930.
Visit http://www.tresbohemes.com/2016/06/czech-art-deco-pottery-ditmar-urbach/ to read about the history of this pottery manufactory.