Pots And Pots

West German Pottery, Ceramics and Fat Lava

Carstens

1954-1984

Founded by brothers Christian and Ernst Carstens after they lost most of their factories to the DDR.

The Carstens Tonnieshof factory was located in Freden an der Leine (West Germany). During the 1960s Carstens expanded and products were produced in Austria, Chile, Argentina and Australia when production may have been as high as 10,000 items per day.

Designers included Trude Carstens (wife of Ernst Carstens), Heinz Siery, Gerda Heuckeroth and Dieter Peter.

Carstens - Unmarked (5)

Carstens - Unmarked

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