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Vintage Fiesta Carafes in Six Original Glazes | Circa 1936-1946

There is no other Vintage Fiesta shape quite like the carafe! This 3 pint water jug is unique like no other shape produced at Homer Laughlin, or even other pottery companies. Designer Frederick Rhead was known for occasionally borrowing and modifiying shapes, but his water jug is distinctly his own. Hand work would have included smoothing the edges of the mold seams, attaching the handle to the body, shaping of the foot on the jiggering machine, and atttching a 1 1/2" cork to the underside of the lid. Early variations of the Vintage Fiesta carafe will have larger in the mold marks, which will be delightfully surrounded by a circle of concentric rings. Produced for one short decade and available in just the first original six Vintage Fiesta colors, Frederick Rhead's water jug remains a classic icon embodying the art-deco influenced design of the era.

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Red: Radioactive Fiestaware: Genuine, Old, Antique, For Sale, Gift

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Red Glaze »

Circa 1936-1939: Early Variation— Stunning and unusual in form, the Vintage Fiesta carafe stands out among the crowd. This example in the Vintage Fiesta Red glaze is as gorgeous as it gets. Boasting the early bottom rings and large embossed logo let us date this piece to the first few years of the famous potteries production. Breathtaking, the spectacular carafe is the best way to enjoy your favorite original fiesta color.

For Sale: $385

Fiesta Vintage Turquoise Carafe: Fiestaware For Sale

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Ivory Glaze »

Circa 1936-1946: Great early vintage fiesta carafe in original creamy ivory glaze. Probably designed as a water pitcher to keep water ice cold in the warm summer months.This example boasts no chips, cracks, repairs, touch-ups or use with a fully intact cork and nice straight hand-applied finial.

For Sale: $375

 Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Yelow: Genuine, Old, Antique, For Sale, Gift

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Yellow Glaze »

Circa 1936-1946: Slip cast with hand applied finial and cork stopper. 9 1/2" tall, holds 3 pints. Perfect for ice cold water on a warm summer day. Marked in the mold fiesta HLCo USA. This example is in very good condition with an excellent, rich, even glaze. Early carafes are only available in the first original six colors and are becoming exceedingly hard to find in excellent condition.

For Sale: $375

Vintage Fiesta Carafe: Original Green Fiestaware For Sale Rare Gift Hard to Find 1930s 1940s

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Green Glaze »

Circa 1936-1946: Spectacular glaze and clean, even surface, this vintage Fiesta carafe in original green is sure to add itself perfectly in any collection. Hand applied finial and marked bottom with perfect cork and great art deco lines, mark the carafe as one of the must have items in the entire line. Short lived from 1937-1947, this early piece is hightly desirable and hard to find.

For Sale: $375

Fiesta Vintage Turquoise Carafe: Fiestaware For Sale

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Turquoise Glaze »

Circa 1937-1946. Turquoise Fiesta carafe in perfect condition, great bright blue, wonderful even glaze, the fiesta carafe, probably designed as a water jug is extremely flamboyant with lots of flare. An exciting piece for the collection, this example is in excellent condition.

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Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Cobalt: Fiestaware: Genuine, Old, Antique, For Sale, Gift

Vintage Fiesta Carafe in Original Blue Glaze »

Circa 1936-1946: The Fiesta cobalt carafe is a spectacular addition to your collection. A great large piece that stands 9 1/4" tall Boasting more flare and unique attributes than most fiestaware, the carafe was probably intended to keep your water ice cold on nice hot summer days. Exceedingly hard to find without chips or glaze errors. This one is a stunning, rich blue without skips or misses that can mare the cobalt. Guaranteed to please.

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