Thursday, 19 July 2018

Early Blue and White - the Game Keeper

Pearlware 'Game Keeper' Side Plate c1820

A fine twiffler or side plate printed in medium blue with the Game Keeper pattern based on an engraving taken from three volumes of rural sports by W. B. Daniel published between 1805 and 1812. The original was drawn by John Landseer and engraved by H. B. Chalon, and interestingly, the pottery transfer engraver has added Goodwood House to the background. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton Under the Greenwood Tree - Robin Hood

Royal Doulton 'Under the Greenwood Tree' Dish c1940

Two fine examples of 'Under the Greenwood Tree' first introduced by Royal Doulton in 1914 and depicting seventeen known scenes from the life of Robin Hood. For more details see Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton 'Under the Greenwood Tree' Rack Plate c1949

Wednesday, 18 July 2018

Beswick 'Sundial'

Beswick 'Sundial' Toastrack c1937

A fine Beswick 'Sundial' toastrack hand painted in lovely vibrant colours. In excellent condition - looks like it's had little use. Rare to find. Gold printed backstamp with "Sundial" as purchased by Her Majesty Queen Mary and 'Registration applied for'. For more details see Premier Antiques

Antique Victorian Vaseline Glass

Webb's Vaseline glass c1890

Yellow opalescent or vaseline glass was produced in the 1880s and 90s by several glass houses including Thomas Webb and James Powell. Glass was coloured by the addition of uranium and then areas reheated to create a milky opalescence. For a good selection visit my website Premier Antiques

Richardson's Vaseline glass c1890

Tuesday, 17 July 2018

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Keyhole' Pattern

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Keyhole' Perth Jug c1929

An early and rare Bizarre geometric design boldly painted in yellow, orange and black - works beautifully on this Perth jug which is in super condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Monday, 16 July 2018

Royal Winton Somerset Chintz

Royal Winton 'Somerset' Chintz Art Deco Trio c1937

A lovely Royal Winton 'Somerset' chintz trio with a Hastings cup - a classic art deco shape with angular handle. For more details and a good selection of chintz visit Premier Antiques

Sunday, 15 July 2018

Maling Anemone Lustre

Maling 'Anemone' Grey Lustre Wall Plaque c1938

A superb wall plaque from Maling in the earliest of their 'Anemone' patterns on a grey/wedgwood blue 'thumbprint' background. A striking design of hand painted blue, purple, yellow and deep magenta anemones. For more details see Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton 'Zunday Zmocks' D5680

Royal Doulton 'Zunday Zmocks' Dish D5680 c1937

Designed by Charles Noke and introduced in 1936, this superb dish from 1937 depicts two characters from a known set of ten scenes which feature 'gaffer' type figures in stovepipe hats and smocks. For more details see Premier Antiques

Saturday, 14 July 2018

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass - Princess Diana

Introduced in 1890 by Davidson's of Gateshead. Also known as 'Suite 1890' or 'Queen Anne', here is a large crimped dish which shows off the pattern beautifully. For more details see Premier Antiques

Davidson's blue pearline dish 'Princess Diana' c1890

Davidson's blue pearline c1890

Copeland late Spode - Greek Pattern

Copeland late Spode 'Greek' Series Dessert Plate c1926

A revival of Spode's 1806 Greek pattern by Copeland and featuring a central scene of a seated goddess with male and female attendants. There is an added 'greek key' outer border which the earlier pieces lack. For more details see Premier Antiques