Beautiful stoneware bird figurine by the highly celebrated German ceramist Marianne Starck which was produced in Denmark. Produced around the 60's by the Danish pottery company Michael Andersen and Son, based on the island of Bornholm.
Was the Art Director there from 1955 -1993. During her time there she designed many studio pieces which were highly stylised. Approximately 14.4cm tall and 15cm long.
Vintage item in EXCELLENT CONDITION. No chips, no cracks, no noticeable signs of wear, no unpleasant odours. Colour: beige with blue and brick red pattern. Marked with the Michael Andersen Bornholm Keramik logo (three fishes) and form number.
Approximate packaged weight : 1.2 Kg. All items have been stored in a non-smoking household and will be cleaned just before packing. Fragile items to a high standard. Rest assured, I pack with generous amounts of shock-absorbing packing materials and always choose the cheapest.
Fragile items insured for loss or damage. Charges are, as well as the extra time and materials involved in packing fragile items. If items are not listed with a "best offer" option, this usually means the price is not negotiable because that is the "best". My prices are always based on quality, rarity and condition, which I try to keep as reasonable as possible compared to. Charge for your country is not shown in the ad.
To your country if you can see my ad in your search results. Is a slower service and not fully tracked once it leaves the UK (unless I can find a cheaper alternative). If the price is shown in the ad. Buyers might also be given the option to change.As the items I sell are fragile, I can not send combined. POLICY REGARDING INTEGRITY AND ACCURACY OF DESCRIPTIONS. The photographs of the item are part of the description. Without flash to avoid any distortion of appearance or colour.
However, the true colour or general appearance of items may vary slightly to photographs which can never be 100%. Marks or manufacturing flaws, I always try to describe it and photograph it to avoid disappointment when the item arrives.
Rather than simply use the vague term "very good vintage condition" or "item may have signs of wear" like some sellers do. However, please bear in mind that when I show close-up photos of minor scuff marks, scratches, glaze crazing or. Manufacturing flaws, they tend to look more prominent than to the eye / in person, sometimes even revealing things that. The eye can not actually see.
Rest assured, when I describe the condition of an item as "excellent, " I mean exactly that, whether it's a ceramic item. Glass item, wooden item or a painting. I have three main categories criteria for describing the condition, which are defined.
" Excellent condition " means no chips or cracks and no conspicuous signs of wear. " Very good condition " means no chips or cracks but has some minor signs of wear that might be noticed when the item. Without disturbing the general appearance of the object." Good condition " means there may be some small chips or prominent signs of wear such as scratches, dark scuff marks. Or stains that are noticeable when viewing the item on display (viewed from a short distance). There may also be fine. Hairline cracks that are not very noticeable when the item is on display.
But no deep cracks or serious structural damage. Please note: when I describe the condition of vintage items as "good, " "very good" or "excellent" or not having noticeable. Are visible when on display. All vintage items are "used" items so may show signs of wear on the base of the object or to.The back of wall plaques or vase interiors. Hand made vintage ceramics can often have marks to the base or back of wall plaques, either from wear or from the. Manufacturing process (such as scratches, indentations, small chips or small firing cracks) which I do not consider. When the item is on display or if it affects the stability or function of the item.
Provided it is in the. The item "Marianne Starck ceramic bird figurine Michael Andersen Denmark MCM art vintage" is in sale since Monday, August 23, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Pottery\Art Pottery\Scandinavian". The seller is "kiln-place-studio-ceramics" and is located in London.This item can be shipped worldwide.