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Vintage 1970s Bright Yellow West German Pottery Fohr Vase with Black Lava Glaze
By Fohr, ES Keramik
Located in Landau an der Isar, Bayern
A tall, cylindrical, beautiful and bright vivid yellow vase attributed to Fohr Pottery although similar vases were made by ES Keramik, circa 1970. The bright yellow looks wonderful a...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

Pair of Mid-Century West German Bitossi Style Vases by Spara Pottery, circa 1970
By Aldo Londi, Spara, Bitossi
Located in Landau an der Isar, Bayern
Pair of vintage midcentury handmade vases by West German Pottery manufacturer 'Spara', Germany, circa 1970s. The embosse/impressed relief pattern on these vases is not dissimilar to ...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Pottery

Vintage Weathered Black Clay Pottery
Located in Brea, CA
Beautiful weathered vintage asian clay pottery with flower etching Size: 6."D x 6"H.
Category

20th Century Asian Pottery

Materials

Clay

Vintage Black Weathered Clay Pottery
Located in Brea, CA
Beautiful weathered vintage asian clay pottery Size: 6.5"D x 5"H Roses not included.
Category

20th Century Pottery

Materials

Clay

Vintage Clay Pottery Oil Pot
Located in Brea, CA
Vintage Pottery Beautiful and rich in character, this vintage glazed oil pot adds just the right amount of texture + warmth where you need it. Stunning faded black/ brown unglazed...
Category

20th Century Asian Pottery

Materials

Clay

Contemporary Black Burnished Clay Dish by German Andre von Martens
By Andre von Martens, Lucie Rie
Located in Frankfurt, Hessen, DE
Black burnished clay by Andre von Martens, 2017, Germany. Beautiful black burnished clay dish by German contemporary Artist Andre von Martens. The peculiarity is that the surface o...
Category

2010s German Modern Pottery

Materials

Clay

Brown-Black Colored Clay Jar with Four Handles and Decorative Motifs
Located in Atlanta, GA
A Guatemalan jar made of clay with four handles. This clay jar has nice decorative motifs and roping details all around. The jar is of a deep brown-black color.
Category

20th Century Guatemalan Pottery

Materials

Clay

Antique Wabi-Sabi Clay Pot
Located in Melville, NY
Small black wabi-sabi clay pot. Beautiful patina, c.1800s.
Category

Antique 19th Century Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Clay

  • Antique Wabi-Sabi Clay Pot
  • Antique Wabi-Sabi Clay Pot
  • Antique Wabi-Sabi Clay Pot
  • Antique Wabi-Sabi Clay Pot
H 7 in. Dm 7.5 in.
Mid-Century Modern Black & Blue American Raku Vase, Vessel Studio Art Pottery
Located in Miami, FL
American Raku Mid-Century Modern inside glazed handcrafted blue and black vase, or vessel. The Studio Art Pottery is two textured with spikes on the top third of vase.  
Category

Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Clay, Pottery

Mid-Century Modern Black & Blue American Raku Vase, Vessel Studio Art Pottery 80
Located in Miami, FL
Round American Raku Mid-Century Modern inside glazed handcrafted blue and black vase, or vessel. The Studio Art Pottery is two textured vase.  
Category

Vintage 1980s American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Clay, Pottery

2 Pottery Batter Jugs with Original Wire Handles, 19th Century
Located in Los Angeles, CA
19th century pottery batter jugs with original wire and wood handles from Pennsylvania in fine condition. Measures: 7 D x 8 W x 9 H brown 8 D x 8.5 W x 8.5 H black.
Category

Antique Mid-19th Century American Country Pottery

Materials

Pottery, Clay

Modern Pottery by Suzy Goodelman for Craft Associates Furniture, 1912-SG
By Craft Associates
Located in Oak Harbor, OH
Designer: Suzy Goodelman Distributor: Craft Associates Furniture Period/Model: New Specs: Clay Dimensions: H 8.5" (43.18cm) W 6.5" (16.51cm) D 6.5" (16.51cm) Thi...
Category

2010s American Modern Pottery

Materials

Clay

Black Clay Barro Negro Pottery Hot Chocolate Set Oaxaca Mexico Mugs & Fish Tray
Located in Topeka, KS
Handsome black clay or barro negro pottery hot chocolate set most likely from Oaxaca, Mexico consisting of 4 mugs, tray with Fish design, and wooden cocoa whisk. All pieces are in wo...
Category

20th Century Mexican Folk Art Platters and Serveware

Materials

Clay

Set of Monochrome Architectural Clay Pots of Mexican Origin
Located in West Hollywood, CA
Left to right as pictured: Left: Dimensions: Bottom diameter 4" Top diameter 4" Overall diameter 6" Height 5 3/4" Middle: Dimensions: Bottom diameter 4 1/2" Top diameter ...
Category

Antique 19th Century Mexican Rustic Pottery

Materials

Terracotta

Modern Black and White Vases by Suzy Goodelman for Craft Associates Furniture
By Craft Associates
Located in Oak Harbor, OH
Designer: Suzy Goodelman Distributor: Craft Associates Furniture Period/model: New Specs: Clay Dimensions: White vase H 17" (43.18 cm) W 6.5" (16.51 cm) D 6.5" (16.51...
Category

2010s American Modern Pottery

Materials

Clay

Vintage Glazed Oil Pots
Located in Brea, CA
Vintage Pottery Beautiful and rich in character, this vintage glazed oil pot adds just the right amount of texture + warmth where you need it. Stunning faded black/ brown unglazed...
Category

20th Century Asian Pottery

Materials

Clay

  • Vintage Glazed Oil Pots
  • Vintage Glazed Oil Pots
  • Vintage Glazed Oil Pots
  • Vintage Glazed Oil Pots
H 20 in. Dm 12 in.
Pair of Basalt Keith Murray Large Bowls
By Keith Murray
Located in Hudson, NY
Created by Keith Murray for Wedgwood in the 1940s a stunning color and profile his designs in basalt are increasing rare and pairs are most unusual.
Category

Mid-20th Century English Art Deco Pottery

Materials

Clay

Set of Two Large Pots from Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Set of two large water pots from the Mixteca Alta region of Oaxaca, Circa 1950's. Rare design from this region. Not a lot is known regarding their exact whereabouts. I have yet to se...
Category

Vintage 1950s Mexican Rustic Pottery

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Terracotta

Terracotta Pot from Mexico, Circa 1920's
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Terracotta water jar from the northern sierras of Puebla, hand crafted by the indigenous Nahua people, circa 1920's. Originally used for storing water from nearby rivers. This style ...
Category

Vintage 1920s Mexican Rustic Pottery

Materials

Clay, Terracotta, Ceramic

Mid 20th Century Terracotta Water Pot from Central Mexico
Located in San Miguel de Allende, Guanajuato
Mid 20th century terracotta water pot from Central Mexico. Used for cooking, this form of pottery is unique to the Nahuatl speaking indigenous communities of the northern, remote com...
Category

Mid-20th Century Mexican Rustic Pottery

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Terracotta

Mid-Century Modern West Germany Flower Vase, by Peter Dieter for Carstens
By Carstens Tönnieshof
Located in Arles, FR
Beautiful vase designed by Peter Dieter for Carstens Tonnieshof in the late 1960s-early 1970s. Carstens are considered by many, to have been the best producers of West German Potter...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Ceramic, Clay

Abstract Sculpture Barro Negro Black Pottery Ceramic Clay Oaxaca Mexico 1980s
Located in National City, CA
We are pleased to offer: Modern abstract sculpture figurine in Barro Negro Black Pottery ceramic clay- 1980s Oaxaca Mexico Handcrafted Abstract Sculpture by Santa Clara Signed on ...
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Vintage 1980s Mexican Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Clay, Ceramic, Pottery

Mexican Blue Ceramic Water Pitcher Rustic Modern Clay Pottery
By Rolando Regino Porras
Located in Queretaro, Queretaro
This beautiful rustic pottery pitcher is made by Rolando Regino Porras, son of famous Mexican potter Dolores Porras, in Santa Maria Atzompa, in the state of Oaxaca, Mexico. Dolores m...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Mexican Rustic Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic, Terracotta, Clay, Pottery

Black Glazed Pottery Organically Shaped Vase or Vessel by Frankoma
By Frankoma Pottery
Located in Houston, TX
Offered is a signed and numbered Mid-Century Modern organically shaped black glazed pottery vase by Frankoma. Pottery Company, Frankoma was founded in 1933 by John Frank, a professor...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

Vintage Clay Pottery Vase by David Porter
By David Porter
Located in Arlington Heights, IL
Clay artist, David J. Porter, sculpted a multi-colored vase using his preferred rake firing technique. The vase offers a free flowing opening that mimics motion. Signed. Born in t...
Category

1990s American Vases

Materials

Clay

  • Vintage Clay Pottery Vase by David Porter
  • Vintage Clay Pottery Vase by David Porter
  • Vintage Clay Pottery Vase by David Porter
  • Vintage Clay Pottery Vase by David Porter
H 9.5 in. W 8.0 in. D 7.5 in.
Barro Negro Black Pottery Petite Vase Santa Clara Ceramic Clay Oaxaca Mexico
Located in National City, CA
1980s modern barro negro black pottery vase by Santa Clara Ceramic clay from Oaxaca Mexico Signed Santa Clara Signed on the bottom. Dimensions: 2.5 height x 4 diameter Original v...
Category

Vintage 1980s Mexican Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Clay

Mata Ortiz Black Pottery
By Griselda Camacho de Silveria
Located in Missouri, MO
Signed "Gris Camacho" on Bottom This Mata Ortiz Black Pottery is a beautiful handmade jar created by Griselda & Juan Camacho. They are members of the Casa Grandes family of artists....
Category

Late 20th Century More Art

Materials

Clay

Vintage Mexican Pottery Black & White Fantasia Design Tri-Leg Fluted Bowl
Located in Topeka, KS
Fabulous Mexican pottery black & white Fantasia design tri-leg fluted bowl. Beautiful condition, keeping in mind that this is vintage and not new so will have signs of use and wear. ...
Category

20th Century Mexican Folk Art Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic, Clay

Female Figure Pottery
Located in South Salem, NY
Oaxacan pottery female figure. Oaxaca, Mexico is known for their black pottery.
Category

20th Century Mexican Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Clay

  • Female Figure Pottery
  • Female Figure Pottery
  • Female Figure Pottery
  • Female Figure Pottery
H 10 in. W 21.5 in. D 11 in.
1930s Hopi/Tewa Black on Yellow Polychrome Pottery Bowl - Signed
By Laura Chapella Tomosie
Located in Soquel, CA
Traditional Hopi/Tewa handmade Native American pottery bowl, with black motifs on yellow polychrome, by Laura Chapella Tomosie (Hopi, 1907-1977), c. 1930's. Signed "Laura Tomosie" on...
Category

1930s Folk Art More Art

Materials

Clay, Earthenware

19th Century Large 3 Gal. Crock or Butter Churn Made in Los Angeles
By Bauer Pottery
Located in Los Angeles, CA
This 19th century red cay glazed crock has double handles and is signed Los Angeles. It has double handles and a chocolate brown finish. The condition is good and it is signed LA BAU...
Category

Early 20th Century American Country Vases

Materials

Clay, Pottery

Monumental Four-Piece Studio Pottery Fountain, Manner of Raymor, Italy
By Raymor
Located in Buffalo, NY
Monumental four-piece studio pottery Fountain, manner of Raymor, Italy. Wonderful scale and proportion. Glazed ceramic, incised geometric designs, Versatile: can be separated and use...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Fountains

Materials

Clay, Pottery

Jerome Ackerman Studio Pottery Chalice, 1980s
By Evelyn & Jerome Ackerman
Located in Los Angeles, CA
From the estate of the late Jerome and Evelyn Ackerman. A whimsical chalice design. It appears that he made only two or more of these. This one and the one pictured in the book. W...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

Red and Black Vintage Midcentury West German Vase by Jasba Pottery, circa 1970
By Fohr, Jasba
Located in Landau an der Isar, Bayern
A beautiful vase in striking red and matte black with an embossed pattern - shape number 1 582 20 - produced by Jasba Pottery in the mid-1970s. This vase makes a fantastic, striki...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

Native American Comtemporary Pottery Vase by V Ittery
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
This beautiful Native American pottery vase dates to the 20th century and is a modern interpritation of classic motifs used by Native Americans. Note: Signed on the verso as we in...
Category

Late 20th Century American Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

70s Art Pottery Female Sculpture Bust of a Girl, Belgium
Located in Antwerp, BE
Ceramic female sculpture bust of an abstract girl, 1970s of an unknown Belgium Artist. The Bust is modeled by hand from dark coarse clay and glazed.
Category

Vintage 1970s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Busts

Materials

Ceramic, Clay

19th Century Grand Tour Style Greek Dinos Pottery
Located in Swan Point, MD
Wonderful large 19th century Grand Tour lidded Dinos on stand. Red Figure clay pottery.  
Category

Antique 1890s Unknown Grand Tour Vases

Materials

Clay

Floor Lamp Stand German Mid-Century Pottery Art Metallic Brown Glazed
Located in Ettlingen, DE
A stoneware ceramic glazed lamp stand by the Artist Lilo Grinzoff-Assenmacher, Germany, 1960ties. The speckled colors vary from Metallic Beige, Brown to Grey. Has something of a mo...
Category

20th Century Vases

Materials

Clay

Vintage Mid-Century Studio Pottery Candelabra Unknown Artist Voulkos Soldner
Located in Hyattsville, MD
Large stoneware piece. Unknown artist, procured years ago from an older 1950s estate. Damage to one neck, but threads onto steel rod, so does not effect any function.
Category

Vintage 1950s American Mid-Century Modern Candelabras

Materials

Clay

Maurice Grossman Art Pottery Vase, Funk, Love and Roses Hippie Pot
By Maurice K. Grossman
Located in Phoenix, AZ
Vintage Hippie style tall Maurice Grossman earthenware pot. Handmade slab pot, artistically designed. 13" H x 6" D. Features lettering: Funk, luv, wow, love me and a rose. Perfect...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

1950s Thomas Toft Danish Studio Pottery Petite Salt Cup Vase Mid-Century Modern
By Thomas Toft
Located in Hyattsville, MD
Wonderful and rare, a most sought after series. No damage. Any perceived imperfections are just natural to the porous clay material.
Category

Vintage 1950s Danish Scandinavian Modern Vases

Materials

Clay

Set of Three West German Scheurich Keramik Fat Lava Glazed Ceramic Vases / Jars
By Scheurich Keramik, West German Pottery
Located in Barcelona, ES
Colorful set of three West German fat lava brown and orange glazed ceramic vases. Germany 1960s. The giant sized one is a West German Pottery fat lava glazed ceramic vase manufactur...
Category

Vintage 1960s German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Lava

Vintage Midcentury Vase with Green and Black Lava Glaze Accents
Located in Landau an der Isar, Bayern
Midcentury vintage vase produced by an unknown maker. This vessel was probably produced in West Germany or Italy somewhere in the 1960s or 1970s. Beautiful form decorated with a deep...
Category

Mid-20th Century Unknown Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Clay, Pottery

Amphora Ceramic Mother and Child Wall Plaque, Belgium, Elie Van Damme, 1960s
By Rogier Vandeweghe, Amphora, Elie van Damme
Located in Miami, FL
Beautiful creation in ceramic of Madonna and Child by Elie Van Damme for Amphora Ceramics situated in Sint-Andreis outside Bruges, Belgium. Rogier Vandeweghe,b. 1923 Bruges, Belgium,...
Category

Vintage 1960s Belgian Mid-Century Modern Decorative Art

Materials

Clay, Ceramic, Pottery

Cylindrical Sculpture by Darcy Badiali
By Darcy Badiali
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Darcy Badiali is ceramicist living on the central coast of California where he currently creates his art. He studied at both the Kansas City Art Institute, where he received a Bachel...
Category

2010s American Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Clay, Pottery

Ceramic Vessel by Naja Utzon Popov
By Naja Utzon Popov
Located in London, GB
This ceramic vessel is built using the ancient technique of coiling, the layers slowly rising in the heavily textured black clay, the vessel has no glaze and honours the natural colo...
Category

2010s Danish Organic Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Pottery

  • Ceramic Vessel by Naja Utzon Popov
  • Ceramic Vessel by Naja Utzon Popov
  • Ceramic Vessel by Naja Utzon Popov
  • Ceramic Vessel by Naja Utzon Popov
H 13.78 in. W 7.88 in. D 0.4 in.
Vintage Spanish Olive Jar
Located in Corona del Mar, CA
Vintage Spanish Olive jar with substantial proportions and 4 handles in tact. The piece has lovely patina and no flaws.
Category

Early 20th Century Spanish Pottery

Materials

Clay

  • Vintage Spanish Olive Jar
  • Vintage Spanish Olive Jar
  • Vintage Spanish Olive Jar
  • Vintage Spanish Olive Jar
H 24 in. W 18 in. D 18 in.
French Green wine jug
Located in Corona del Mar, CA
This French green wine jug has gorgeous patina to the green glaze and a beautifully curved handle.
Category

Early 20th Century French Pottery

Materials

Clay

  • French Green  wine jug
  • French Green  wine jug
  • French Green  wine jug
  • French Green  wine jug
H 12 in. W 9 in. D 9 in.
Black Pottery Head
Located in Summerland, CA
Black Pottery Head<br /> Indiana<br /> Clay and glazed paint<br /> Inscribed on bottom, "Old Fizeak"
Category

Antique 19th Century American Sculptures

Materials

Paint, Clay

  • Black Pottery Head
  • Black Pottery Head
  • Black Pottery Head
  • Black Pottery Head
H 6 in. W 7 in. D 7 in.
Han Dynasty Black Pottery Vase
Located in San Francisco, CA
Han Hu shaped vessel. Pigment still visible.
Category

Antique 18th Century and Earlier Chinese Antiquities

Materials

Clay

  • Han Dynasty Black Pottery Vase
  • Han Dynasty Black Pottery Vase
  • Han Dynasty Black Pottery Vase
  • Han Dynasty Black Pottery Vase
H 21 in. W 9 in. D 9 in.
Contemporary Studio Pottery Vessel from Richard Flores Urban Sketch Series
By Richard Flores
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A sculptural studio pottery vessel by renowned California ceramicist Richard Flores. Part of his "Urban Sketch Series" This series of vessels convey a curiosity in industrial forms a...
Category

2010s American Modern Ceramics

Materials

Clay

Contemporary Studio Pottery Vessel from Richard Flores Urban Sketch Series
By Richard Flores
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A sculptural studio pottery vessel by renowned California ceramicist Richard Flores. Part of his "Urban Sketch Series" this vessel conveys a curiosity in Industrial forms and textures.
Category

2010s American Modern More Furniture and Collectibles

Materials

Clay

Four Miniature Vases, Grey, Blue Salt Glazed Art Pottery, Germany, 1960, Set #2
Located in Ettlingen, Baden-Wurttemberg
Set of four unique Miniature Art Pottery miniature vases by Lilo Grinzoff-Assenmacher, Germany, 1960s. The vases have classical shapes and are salt glazed in cream, blue, green and b...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Clay, Pottery

"Five Pods" A Studio Pottery Sculpture by American Artist Tita Estes C.2016
By Titia Estes
Located in Palm Springs, CA
"Five Pods" A lustre glazed ceramic sculpture by Tita Estes. The metallic glaze on this piece and its cousins (see last picture) gives a mysterious surface to these forms. No disco...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary American Modern Abstract Sculptures

Materials

Clay

Small Black Water Vessel
Located in Atlanta, GA
Small black water vessel with two handles symmetrically arranged against the jar's neck. Early ceramics, during the Neolithic period (before bronze) were mostly utilitarian or ritua...
Category

Chinese Vases

Materials

Clay, Pottery

Four Miniature Ceramical Vases, Art Pottery by Assenmacher, Germany, Set #5
Located in Ettlingen, Baden-Wurttemberg
A set of four unique miniature ceramical vases, one of them marked underneath 188, the other three ones by Lilo Grinzoff-Assenmacher, Germany, all Mid-Century, circa 1960. The marked...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Clay

Large Art Pottery Floor Lamp Stand, Green Brown Caramel Glaze, Germany, 1960s
Located in Ettlingen, Baden-Wurttemberg
Unique art pottery ceramical floor lamp stand with a silky green-brown-caramel glaze by Lilo Assenmacher, Germany, 1960s. Signed underneath. Wires and a tailored lamp shade in your...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Floor Lamps

Materials

Clay

Vintage Weathered Black Clay Pottery Vase
Located in Brea, CA
Vintage weathered black clay pottery vase Size: 7.5" D x 7.5" H.  
Category

20th Century Asian Pottery

Materials

Clay

Vintage Weathered Black Clay Pottery
Located in Brea, CA
Beautiful weathered vintage asian clay pottery Size: 6.5"D x 5"H.
Category

20th Century Asian Pottery

Materials

Clay

Beautiful Weathered Black Clay Pottery Vase
Located in Brea, CA
Beautiful weathered vintage Asian clay pottery Size: 6" D x 6" H.
Category

20th Century Asian Pottery

Materials

Clay

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Black Clay Pottery For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal piece of black clay pottery for your home. An item from our selection of black clay pottery — often made from ceramic, clay and pottery — can elevate any home. There are 93 variations of the antique or vintage choice in our collection of black clay pottery you’re looking for, while we also have 12 modern editions of this piece to choose from as well. Whether you’re looking for newer or older items, there are earlier versions available from the 18th Century and newer variations made as recently as the 21st Century. An object in our assortment of black clay pottery made by Mid-Century Modern designers — as well as those associated with Modern — is very popular. Many designers have produced at least one well-made option in this array of black clay pottery over the years, but those crafted by Dumais Made, Craft Associates and Rookwood Pottery Co. are often thought to be among the most beautiful.

How Much is a Black Clay Pottery?

Prices for a piece of black clay pottery start at $80 and top out at $25,000 with the average selling for $520.