Free Downloads
Made In Czechoslovakia: An Addenda Of Pottery, Porcelain And Semi-Porcelain

First published in 1982, this now-classic book did much to awaken an interest in the glass and pottery made in Czechoslovakia from 1918 to 1938. Highlights include 763 items illustrated in excellent color. The categories feature cased art glass, candy baskets, perfume bottles, puff boxes, lamps, jewelry, and novelties. In addition, there are sections on opaque, crystal, and colored transparent glass, as well as pottery, porcelain, and semi-porcelain. Included is a brief history of Czechoslovakia and a chapter illustrating 37 different trademarks. An up-to-date price guide accompanies the book.

Series: Made in Czechoslovakia

Paperback: 72 pages

Publisher: Wallace-Homestead Book Co (July 1994)

Language: English

ISBN-10: 0915410826

ISBN-13: 978-0915410828

Product Dimensions: 0.2 x 8.5 x 11 inches

Shipping Weight: 9.6 ounces

Average Customer Review: 3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Best Sellers Rank: #1,652,712 in Books (See Top 100 in Books) #204 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Antiques & Collectibles > Houseware & Dining > Porcelain & China #409 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Antiques & Collectibles > Houseware & Dining > Glass & Glassware #411 in Books > Crafts, Hobbies & Home > Antiques & Collectibles > Pottery & Ceramics

I personally collect Czech perfume bottles and would have liked to see more in this book, but this book is about several types of Czech glassware. That said - it still had lots of perfume bottles that I haven't seen in other books, so it is a good book to have.

This book presents color photos of 763 pieces of glassware, pottery, porcelain, and semi porcelain produced in Czechoslovakia between 1918 and 1938. The pieces are arranged in broad categories: cased art glass, candy baskets, perfume bottles and puff boxes, etc. There is also some general information on marks and color rarity ratings.However, the pieces are presented only with very general descriptions (i.e., 5 ¾", Blue, Two Piece Bottle). There is no information about the manufacturer, the marks, possible production dates, etc. And there are no close-ups to see the quality of the workmanship. It is virtually impossible to use the pieces displayed in this book to identify the origin of other pieces of Czechoslovakian glass or pottery.

Perfect reference for the subject - would recommend.

Very good!

Being a purfume bottle collecter for a few years, I only recommend this book for the beginnerfrom chesterland, Ohio

Made in Czechoslovakia: An Addenda of Pottery, Porcelain and Semi-Porcelain Antique Trader Pottery & Porcelain Ceramics Price Guide (Antique Trader Pottery and Porcelain Ceramics Price Guide) World of Wade: Collectable Porcelain and Pottery (Bk.1) The World of Wade: Book 2 : Collectable Porcelain and Pottery Pictorial Guide To Pottery And Porcelain Marks Warman's English & Continental Pottery & Porcelain Perfume Bottles for Purse and Dresser: From Czechoslovakia, 1920s-1930s (Schiffer Books) Fault and Joint Development: In Brittle and Semi-Brittle Rock Steppes: The Plants and Ecology of the World's Semi-arid Regions Circuit Engineering: The Beginner's Guide to Electronic Circuits, Semi-Conductors, Circuit Boards, and Basic Electronics Encyclopedia of German tanks of World War Two: A complete illustrated directory of German battle tanks, armoured cars, self-propelled guns and semi-tracked vehicles, 1933-1945 Arid and Semi-Arid Geomorphology Watching Baseball Smarter: A Professional Fan's Guide for Beginners, Semi-experts, and Deeply Serious Geeks International Shortwave Broadcast Guide: Summer 2016 (Semi-Annual International Shortwave Broadcast Guides) Berlioz's Semi-Operas (Eastman Studies in Music) His Ownself: A Semi-Memoir (Anchor Sports) His Ownself: A Semi-Memoir Semi-Human: (an adult paranormal romance) (Harper Hall Investigations Book 2) Semi-Twisted: (an adult paranormal romance) (Harper Hall Investigations Book 3) China and Pottery Marks Traditions and Old China - Illustrated and Annotated