Flow Blue/White Canisters Porcelain Romania Alba Iulia

For your blue and white kitchen or pantry, a charming Romanian porcelain canister set whose decoration has the flavor of antique flow blue.

From Alba Iulia, which is considered the cultural and spiritual capital of Romania. LOCATED IN TRANSYLVANIA, for all you Dracula fans. Used to be part of the Kingdom of Hungary.

Canisters are a rounded octagonal shape.

Includes 5 canisters plus lids, 10 pieces total. Labelled for storing Sugar Tea Koffee [sic] Salt Pepper

Decoration on all four sides--see photos. Continues the Eastern European tradition of the manufacture of these canister sets for export--similar to ones made in Germany, Poland, and Czechoslovakia (now the Czech Republic and Slovakia).

Heights including lids: 10 and 1/2 inches, 8 and 1/2 inches (2 canisters), 6 inches (2 canisters)

Condition excellent. No flakes, cracks, crazing, fading. Exception is one small chip on inner lid rim of smallest lid. See photo. Otherwise no chips. Very glossy.

Backstamp states PORTELANUL [the manufacturer] ALBA IULIA MADE IN ROMANIA Logo is of front of building with portal and 2 windows.

Would fit French country, cottage, shabby chic or even Victorian decor--although the set is not that early!

U.S. bidders only, please. This is a heavy lot--shipping to lower 48 states
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