A set of charming roly-poly kitchenware in the shape of jolly monks. These vintage ceramic pieces were produced in the 1960s by Goebel Ceramics, which was founded in 1871. The monk is based on Friar Tuck, Robin Hood's jovial companion. Made in West Germany. All are marked W. Germany along with the Goebel Bee mark at the bottom.
In overall good condition, some light specks, surface scratches, stains, crazing, hourglass red holder at the base has deterioration. No cracks.
The set contains:
2 -piece Sugar (Z37) & Creamer (M43A)
4-piece Mustard (S183), Salt (P153/0), Pepper (P153/0) on a Tray Holder (M42D)
A pair of Egg Cups (E95/A)
Hourglass Timer (for eggs) (E96)
Sugar 4-1/4” high by 3” wide
Creamer 4” high by 4” wide (with handle)Mustard 3-1/2: high by 2-1/2” wide
Salt & Pepper: 2’ wide by 3” high
Base 5-1/2” by 6” by 1/2” high (1-1/2” with handle)
Eggcups: 2-1/4” wide by 2” high
Hourglass Timer: 4” wide by 3-1/2” high by 1-1/2” deep