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     The archeological works at Drăuşeni illustrate the existence of pottery making before the 18th century. The ceramic remains prove the production of un-enameled red pottery as well as a set of enameled green pottery used in the household.
     The best known period, considered as the artistic performance of the Saxon potters of Drăuşeni, was between 1730 and 1850; among its characteristics there is the cobalt-blue floral pattern of baroque inspiration, made by horn and brush, over the yellow-blue engobe. This is followed by a layer of transparent enamel and also by the oxid burning in the oven. This style was specific to the small wine mugs, plates, canopies - elements that were part of the Saxon traditional household setting.
    The presence of Saxon potters at Drauseni during the XVIII - XIXth centuries is certified by the inscription of several names and their professional emblem on the painted boards from the Evangelical Church in the village.
     Johan Töpfner is the name of the artisan who supported financially the painting of the emporium of the local church. He is  represented with the potter's wheel, a mug made of clay and the "comb" for finishing the pattern. The inscription dates since 1768. 
     Another name is mentioned as well, that of xxxxxx, on a painted hall-stand, dated since 182(0) at the local church in Drauseni. He is possibly from another generation of potters, probably belonging to the same family.