Pots And Pots

West German Pottery, Ceramics and Fat Lava

Marei – Glaze

Much is still to be discovered about Marei glazes. This section details some of the known information.

Brügge (English Bruges) – Takes its name from the capital and largest city of the province of West Flanders in the Flemish Region of Belgium. The decor may be inspired by the lace industry for which Bruges was famous.

Capri – Takes its name from a small island off the west coat of Italy near Naples. The blue is likley to reflect the Mediterranean waters.

Lava – Shares its name with the overarching Fat Lava tag applied to West German pottery of this era.

Narvik Lilac – Takes its name from a town in northern Norway