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Oval Teapot in Black Basalt, Turner, circa 1790
By John Turner
Located in Melbourne, AU
An excellent black basalt teapot, with engine turned decoration and widow finial. Most unusually, this example is marked.
Category

Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Bust of Minerva, Black Basalt, Gilt and Bronzed, Wedgwood, 1875
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A particularly fine copy of the Guistiniani Minerva, which was itself a Roman copy of the Pallas Athena dating from circa 400BC. Black basalt, bronzed and gilded. A rare finish fo...
Category

Antique 1870s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Italian Ceramic Art Platter by Eugenio Pattarino
By Eugenio Pattarino
Located in Atlanta, GA
An Italian art pottery charger by Professor Eugenio Pattarino circa 1950s. The platter can services as a large centrepiece and it features a thick and contrasting glaze with mottled ...
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Mid-20th Century Italian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Japanese Sugar Box, brown stoneware, Wedgwood, circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
In the very rare body known as ‘brown porcelain’, or ‘bronze basalt’, with white relief in Chrysanthemum pattern. This combination was made to imitate Japanese originals. A large ...
Category

Antique Early 19th Century English Japonisme Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Large Antique Black Jar, Handmade Chinese Pottery
Located in Somis, CA
This wonderful piece is from Shan Xi province, an ancient state of China. The area is famous for producing rich, aromatic, dark vinegar. Historically these jars were used to store th...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Jars

Materials

Pottery, Pottery

Pair of Black and White Studio Pottery Vases
Located in London, GB
A pair of black and white Studio Pottery vases, with pink contrasting rims, now converted as lamps. Currently wired for the UK. Please enquire for rewiring services. Please note: L...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary English Table Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

Antique Pottery Jar, with Golden Glaze
Located in Somis, CA
This wonderful jar is from Shan Xi province, an ancient state of China. The region is known for producing rich sauces. Nice brown base glaze with beautiful golden yellow colored drip...
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Jars

Materials

Pottery

Pair of Contemporary White Studio Pottery Lamps with Black Decoration
Located in London, GB
A pair of cylindrical Studio Pottery vases with a white glaze and black geometric motif, with contrasting pink rims, now converted as lamps. Currently wired for the UK. Please enqui...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary English Table Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

Set of 2 Ceramic Studio Pottery Vase by Gerhard Liebenthron, Germany, 1980s
By Gerhard Liebenthron
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Ceramic stoneware object set of 2 Designer and producer: Gerhard Liebenthron Information: Gerhard Liebenthron, Bremen 1925-2005 Decade: 1980s Th...
Category

Late 20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Ceramic Studio Pottery Vase Tina and Thorsten Behrendt, Worpswede Germany, 1980
By Tina and Thorsten Behrendt
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Ceramic stoneware Object Designer and producer: Tina and Thorsten Behrendt, Worpswede Both were students of Gerhard Liebenthron in Bremen. the influence of Liebe...
Category

Late 20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Super Rare 1970s Ceramic Studio Pottery Vase by Babara Stehr Ceramics, Germany
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Ceramic vase Producer: Stehr Ceramics, Germany Designer: Barbara Stehr Decade: 1960-1965 This original vintage Studio Pottery vase wa...
Category

Late 20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Ceramic Pottery Shell Plate "Pergamon" Hans Welling for Ceramano, Germany, 1960s
By Hans Welling, Ceramano
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Ceramic shell bowl Producer: Ceramano, Germany Designer: Hans Welling Decade: 1960-1965 This original studio pottery vintage plate e...
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Late 20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Decorative Bowls

Materials

Ceramic

Art Deco Gale Turnbull for Leigh Potters Bookends, circa 1929, Leigh Art Ware
By Leigh Potters
Located in Dallas, TX
Important Art Deco Gale Turnbull for Leigh Potters bookends, circa 1929, Leigh art ware Uncommon example of the early American streamline skyscraper cubist architectural design mo...
Category

Vintage 1930s American Art Deco Bookends

Materials

Earthenware, Pottery, Ceramic, Felt

Big Bold Tall Blue "Polka Dot Owl" Handmade Master Artisan Eva Fritz-Lindner
Located in Shelburne, VT
This is a wonderful handmade, hand painted and hand glazed Mid-Century Modern ceramic effigy of a perched owl by master designer Eva Fritz-Lindner (1933-2017). It was designed about ...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Ceramics

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

"Proud Rooster" Tall Master Work Sculpture Hand Painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner
Located in Shelburne, VT
Proud rooster- A master work sculpture designed and hand-painted by Eva Fritz-Lindner (1933-2017) This is a tall, creative handmade, hand-painted and hand glazed sculpture of a st...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Contemporary Art

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Whimsical Blue Boy and Girl Two Faced Sculpture Master Artisan Eva Fritz-Lindner
Located in Shelburne, VT
A whimsical handmade and hand painted glazed pottery boy and girl two faced Janus pottery sculpture. Few of a kind. Designer/Maker: Eva Fritz-Lindner (1933-2017) with stamp i3D, ...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Children's Furniture

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Japanese Pair of Smiling Hero Tanukis Handmade Glazed Big Belly Sculptures
Located in Shelburne, VT
Charmers from Old Japan An older pair of smiling, fun loving handmade and hand glazed and big bellied Folk art Hero Tanukis- raccoon dog party animals from Japan, heavy duty, thick ...
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Mid-20th Century Japanese Showa Models and Miniatures

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Pair of Black and White Studio Pottery Vases
Located in London, GB
A pair of studio pottery vases, now converted as lamps, with a black and white patterned glaze and contrasting orange rims. Please note: Lampshades not included. Currently wire...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary English Table Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

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

Original Ceramic Pottery Planter Pot Vase by Dümmler and Breiden, Germany, 1950s
By Dümler & Breiden
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Pottery ceramic vase planter Producer: Dümmler and Breiden, Germany Decade: 1950s Description: Original vintage 1950s pottery stoneware ceramic ...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Super Rare Fat Lava Ceramic Pottery Vases by Dümmler and Breiden, Germany, 1970s
By Dümler & Breiden
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Pottery ceramic vase Producer: Dümmler and Breiden, Germany Decade: 1970s Description: Original vintage 1970s pottery ceramic vase made in Germ...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Estate French Faience Hand Painted Pottery Porcelain Oyster Plate
Located in New Orleans, LA
Estate French faience hand painted pottery porcelain oyster plate.
Category

Late 20th Century French Porcelain

Materials

Majolica

Pair of Mid-Century West German Bitossi Style Vases by Spara Pottery, circa 1970
By Bitossi, Aldo Londi, Spara
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

Collection of Midcentury Ceramics Vases & Bowls Einar Johansen for Soholm, 1960s
By Soholm Pottery, Einar Johansen
Located in Hamminkeln, DE
Beautiful set of nine (9) pieces, vases and bowls, collector's condition, beautiful, blue glaze mixed with matt black, beautiful pottery art. Six vases, one candle stick holder, two...
Category

Vintage 1960s Danish Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Set of 2 Multi-Color Op Art Pottery Vase by Bay Ceramics, Germany, 1960s
By Bay Keramik
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Pottery ceramic vase set of 2 Producer: BAY ceramic, Germany Decade: 1960s Description: set of 2 original vintage 1960s pottery ceramic vase made in Germany. High...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Set of 2 Multi-Color Fat Lava Op Art Pottery Vase "215-17" Bay Ceramics, Germany
By Bay Keramik
Located in Kirchlengern, DE
Article: Pottery ceramic vase set of 2 Producer: BAY Ceramic, Germany Decade: 1960s Description: Set of 2 original vintage 1960s pottery ceramic vase mad...
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Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Monumental Iconic Owl Sculpture by Master Designer Eva Fritz-Lindner
Located in Shelburne, VT
A one-of-a-kind monumental iconic huge owl sculpture created, handmade, and hand-painted by master designer Eva Fritz-Lindner (1933-2017) Handcrafted and hand-painted in beautiful...
Category

Mid-20th Century German Mid-Century Modern Garden Ornaments

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

English Moorcroft Pottery Bowl
By Moorcroft Pottery
Located in Stamford, CT
Pottery bowl by Moorcroft with original Moorcroft paper label, circa 20th century. The piece features a floral design detailed with hues of forest green, mauve, and brownish yellow. ...
Category

Vintage 1920s Pottery

Materials

Pottery

  • English Moorcroft Pottery Bowl
  • English Moorcroft Pottery Bowl
  • English Moorcroft Pottery Bowl
  • English Moorcroft Pottery Bowl
H 1.34 in. W 7.4 in. D 7.4 in.
Greek Black Glazed Pottery Hydria
Located in London, GB
An elegant vessel from Magna Graecia, modern-day Southern Italy. With a voluminous acorn-shaped, reeded body, covered with a black glaze, the neck decorated with a delicate olive spr...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Classical Greek Pottery

Materials

Pottery

  • Greek Black Glazed Pottery Hydria
  • Greek Black Glazed Pottery Hydria
  • Greek Black Glazed Pottery Hydria
  • Greek Black Glazed Pottery Hydria
H 14.97 in. W 11.03 in. D 8.67 in.
Pair of Chinese Han Dynasty Black Pottery Amphorae
Located in New York, NY
Frontal view of black pottery Amphora with two handles and mouth with two angular spouts. Round metal decoration applied around the body and handles. Original patina with natural min...
Category

Antique 15th Century and Earlier Pottery

David Cressey Rare Umbrella Stand or Vase, Artisan, Architectural Pottery, Flame
By Architectural Pottery, David Cressey
Located in Los Angeles, CA
Great and rare David Cressey umbrella stand pro-artisan for Architectural Pottery. Could be use as large vase or tall planter, is a straight cylinder from top to bottom of 8 inches d...
Category

Vintage 1970s American Modern Pottery

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Large Black White Pottery Vessel
Located in Palm Springs, CA
A monumental large pottery vessel in a black and white geometric pattern. Monogrammed on the bottom of one side. In very good condition. I'm sure there are some minor imperfections b...
Category

20th Century American Pottery

Materials

Pottery

  • Large Black White Pottery Vessel
  • Large Black White Pottery Vessel
  • Large Black White Pottery Vessel
  • Large Black White Pottery Vessel
H 23.5 in. W 15 in. D 5 in.
Antique English Engine-Turned Black Jasperware Teapot, Possibly Leeds, 1800
By Leeds Pottery
Located in Downingtown, PA
Antique English Engine-turned black Jasperware teapot, Possibly Leeds, circa 1800 The squat engine-turned black jasper teapot had a loop handle with leaf terminals at the base. ...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Georgian Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Black Linear Pattern Studio Pottery Bowl Signed
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A striking and large studio pottery bowl decorated with a interwoven linear pattern in cream against a black ground. The shaped rounded bowl is finished in matt glaze and has an inci...
Category

20th Century European Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Black Basalt Teapot, Turner, circa 1805
By Turner Pottery
Located in Melbourne, AU
A fine teapot with D-shape handle and a peculiar finial in the form of a widow without her barrel & cruze. The finial confirms the Turner attribution.
Category

Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Dudson Black Glaze Chinoiserie Vase, Euterpe Pattern, circa 1875
By Dudson Pottery
Located in Geelong, Victoria
Dudson black glaze vase with small twin scroll handles, elaborately decorated with bright raised enamel chinoiserie scenes. Rare printed mark ‘EUTERPE’, circa 1875.
Category

Antique 1870s English Pottery

Agnete Hoy Grey & Black Slip Glazed Large Shallow Studio Pottery Dish
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A fine large vintage studio pottery shallow pottery bowl decorated grey and black slip glazes by Angete Hoy (2014-2000) dat believe to date from the 1950's. The bowl is made from a r...
Category

Mid-20th Century English Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Large Rubenesque Handcrafted Pottery Black Glazed Pear
Located in Bellport, NY
A very large studio crafted pottery pear, hand thrown and hand brushed. Quite a statement.
Category

Vintage 1970s American American Craftsman Pottery

Materials

Ceramic

Abstract and Figural Pottery Artwork Tray
Located in New York, NY
A very beautiful pottery artwork tray with abstract and figural design. Colors include: Black, white, red/burgundy/ox blood, grey, tan, and brown. Matte underside, please see image #...
Category

Late 20th Century Pottery

Materials

Pottery, Pottery, Pottery, Ceramic, Pottery, Terracotta

A 19th Century Black Glazed Chinese Pottery Bottle
Located in London, GB
A nineteenth century black glazed pottery bottle of faceted form with ring neck.
Category

Antique 19th Century Chinese Pottery

Japanese Bizen Pottery Mizusashi with Mottled Glaze and Black Lacquer Lid
By Fujiwara Rakuzan
Located in Prahran, Victoria
This elegant water jar for tea ceremony (Mizusashi), from the Okayama prefecture of Japan features striking mottled tones of grey and rust which are the result of charcoal ash staini...
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Japanese Pottery

Materials

Pottery, Lacquer

Group of Malcolm Wright Art Pottery
By Malcolm Wright 1
Located in Bridgeport, CT
Group of Malcolm Wright pottery including two covered bowls and an oversized charger. All monogram signed on the unglazed bases. All in black and brown glaze and decorated with leaf ...
Category

20th Century North American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Grouping of Vintage Juanita May Orchid Pottery
By Juanita May
Located in East Hampton, NY
This fantastic collection of original handmade orchid pots in beautiful rough textured ceramic by noted Miami artist, Juanita May (1920-2013), circa 1960's. A self-taught artist, Ma...
Category

Vintage 1960s American Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Large-Scale Skyscraper Form Pottery Vase
Located in Atlanta, GA
Large-scale skyscraper form pottery vase, artist unknown, believed to be American, circa 1960s. It stands a monumental 24.25" height.
Category

Vintage 1960s American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

  • Large-Scale Skyscraper Form Pottery Vase
  • Large-Scale Skyscraper Form Pottery Vase
  • Large-Scale Skyscraper Form Pottery Vase
  • Large-Scale Skyscraper Form Pottery Vase
H 24.25 in. W 6 in. D 6 in.
Studio Pottery Twisting Bust Figure by Signe Kolding
Located in Cranbrook, Kent
Signe Kolding, 20th century Danish, Hastings based ceramicist, ex-member of the Rye Society of Artists, an abstract ceramic bust of a woman. Measures: 51 cm high.
Category

Vintage 1980s English Pottery

Materials

Pottery

19th Century Scottish Pottery Milk Vessel, Unmarked
Located in Atlanta, GA
19th century Scottish pottery milk vessel, unmarked.
Category

Antique 19th Century Scottish Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Complimentary Pair of Cylindrical Art Pottery Vases
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A complimentary pair of cylindrical art pottery vases, Each with ridged surface, earth-toned glaze austere, almost industrial look, although each made by different artists, together ...
Category

Late 20th Century Italian Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Beautiful Hand Painted Pottery Display Plate from Amalfi, Italy
Located in Leuven , BE
This piece of art has been crafted in the purest Amalfitan style. Crafted by GEC Italy, this decorative plate displays beautiful and detailed patterns of marine life. A gorgeous item...
Category

20th Century Italian Pottery

Materials

Pottery, Pottery

Large Abstract Studio Art Pottery Charger
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
A large Abstract Studio Art Pottery charger, unmarked, attributed to Poole Pottery U.K. Decorated in attractive an abstract spiral pattern in multiple glazes, excellent condition. Th...
Category

Mid-20th Century Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Pottery Jar Swedish, 19th Century, Sweden
Located in New York, NY
Pottery jar Swedish, 19th century, Sweden. A salt glazed terracotta pot made in Sweden during the 19th century.  
Category

Antique Early 19th Century Swedish Folk Art Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Group of Seven Handcrafted Pottery Vases
By Various Ceramic Factories
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
Group of seven handcrafted pottery vases, produced by different artists-craftsmen in various shapes and finishes, in the 1970s-1980s, mostly North American. From the left: Ashtray,...
Category

Late 20th Century American Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

  • Group of Seven Handcrafted Pottery Vases
  • Group of Seven Handcrafted Pottery Vases
  • Group of Seven Handcrafted Pottery Vases
  • Group of Seven Handcrafted Pottery Vases
H 1.25 in. W 9.25 in. D 5.75 in.
Peter Voulkos American Studio Pottery Faces Tea Bowl
By Peter Voulkos
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A stunning vintage American Studio Pottery tea bowl decorated with Expressionist faces by Peter Voulkos. The stoneware tea bowl stands on a narrow rounded unglazed foot with a rounde...
Category

20th Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery, Stoneware

Scandinavian 'Naive Dreamscape' Pottery Dish or Wall Plaque, 1960s
Located in Esbjerg, DK
Vibrant and glossy in color palet this pottery wall plaque depicts a girl or woman lying in bed surrounded by naive dreamscape. It is executed in Scandinavia during the 1960s or 1970...
Category

Vintage 1960s Scandinavian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Prince of Wales Feathers Pearlware Pottery Prattware Plaques
Located in Downingtown, PA
The large unusual Prattware circular plaques with a black outer border and a central molded panel are decorated with colored Prince of Wales feathers. These seem to be a unique pair ...
Category

Antique Early 19th Century English Regency Pottery

Materials

Pearlware, Pottery

Geoffrey Whiting Tenmoku Studio Pottery Bowl, 20th Century
By Geoffrey Whiting
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A vintage studio pottery bowl made at Avoncroft Pottery by Geoffrey Whiting. The bowl of squat rounded form has a fold in rim and is decorated in tenmoku glazes over a grey stone gla...
Category

20th Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

1960s by Angelo Mangiarotti for Brambilla Design Pottery Ashtray
By Fratelli Brambilla, Angelo Mangiarotti
Located in Brescia, IT
Blue pottery ashtray Perfect condition.
Category

Vintage 1960s Italian Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Pottery from Morocco, Cream and Black Color, Handcrafted, Contemporary
Located in New York, NY
Pottery from Morocco. Inspired by Swedish midcentury pottery like Stig Lindberg. Designed and made by a local artist in Rabat.
Category

21st Century and Contemporary Moroccan Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Ceramic

Pueblo American Indian Pottery Vase by Glenda Naranjo
By Pueblo Indian Tribe
Located in Cincinnati, OH
A black on black clay deeply etched, carved and polished wedding vase by American Indian artist Glenda Naranjo daughter of highly respected potter Flora T. Naranjo. From the Santa Cl...
Category

Mid-20th Century American Native American Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Large Studio Pottery Drip Glaze Lidded Stoneware Jar, 20th Century
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
An exceptional and large Studio Pottery lidded jar of cylindrical form in three sections with a wide top rim and recessed domed cover. The jar is decorated with a brown wash applied ...
Category

20th Century Pottery

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery

Lydia Corbett Studio Art Pottery Duck Bowl 20th Century
By Lydia Corbett
Located in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire
A rare and unusual studio art pottery duck shaped bowl decorated in blue and brown on a cream colored ground by Lydia Corbett/Sylvette David. The rounded bowl is modeled as the body ...
Category

20th Century European Mid-Century Modern Pottery

Materials

Pottery

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Black Pottery For Sale on 1stDibs

At 1stDibs, there are many versions of the ideal piece of black pottery for your home. Was constructed with extraordinary care, often using ceramic, pottery and stoneware. If you’re shopping for an item from our selection of black pottery, we have 839 options in-stock, while there are 26 modern editions to choose from as well. There are many kinds of the choice in our collection of black pottery you’re looking for, from those produced as long ago as the 18th Century to those made as recently as the 21st Century. When you’re browsing for the right object in our assortment of black pottery, those designed in Mid-Century Modern, Art Deco and Scandinavian Modern styles are of considerable interest. Wedgwood, Scheurich Keramik and Bitossi each produced at least one beautiful option in this array of black pottery that is worth considering.

How Much is a Black Pottery?

Prices for a piece of black pottery start at $35 and top out at $285,000 with the average selling for $993.