Saturday, 31 August 2013

Carlton Ware Apple Blossom


For a selection of green and yellow Apple Blossom visit my website Premier Antiques 

Carlton Ware Green 'Apple Blossom' Trefoil Dish c1940

Thursday, 29 August 2013

Royal Doulton Seated Toby Jug 'Happy John'

Royal Doulton Medium Seated Toby Jug 'Happy John' D6070

A Royal Doulton seated character jug 'Happy John', designed by Harry Fenton and first issued in 1931. Nicely modelled with grey overcoat, black tricorn hat and spotted yellow kerchief, holding a jug and tankard of foaming ale. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques



Thursday, 22 August 2013

Royal Doulton Series 'A' Dickens Ware - Mr Pickwick

Royal Doulton Dickens Ware 'Mr Pickwick' Dish D6327 c1949

A Mr Pickwick tab-handled dish from the Dickens Ware series designed by Charles Noke and first introduced in 1908. For a good selection of Dickens Ware see Premier Antiques

Saturday, 17 August 2013

Royal Winton 'Pixie'

Large Royal Winton 'Pixie' Milk Jug c1936

A superb Royal Winton 'Pixie' milk jug. In excellent condition, a rare size to find especially in such good order. For more details see Premier Antiques 

Friday, 16 August 2013

Royal Doulton Series 'A' Dickens Ware

Royal Doulton Series 'A' Dickens Ware 'Bill Sykes' Dish c1949

Two tab-handled dishes from the Dickens Ware series designed by Charles Noke and first introduced in 1908. For a good selection of Dickens Ware see Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton Series 'A' Dickens Ware 'Mr Micawber' Dish c1949

Thursday, 15 August 2013

Carlton Ware 'Raspberry'

Carlton Ware 'Raspberry' Dish and Spoon Boxed Gift Set c1939

Rare to find with original spoons, this lovely pink raspberry set comes with it's original gift box. A fantastic example of vintage packaging. For more details see Premier Antiques


Wednesday, 14 August 2013

Myott Art Deco - Pierrot and Columbine

Myott 'Pierrot and Columbine' Art Deco Vase c1930

An unusual hand painted Myott flower holder modelled as Pierrot and Columbine standing in front of a marble balustrade. For more details see Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 13 August 2013

Maling Lustre - Blue Garland Ginger Jar

Maling Blue Lustre 'Garland' Ginger Jar and Cover c1936

A lovely ginger jar in electric blue lustre with a garland of hand painted flowers in yellow and deep pink. They're difficult to find with original lids. Garland was introduced by Maling in the mid 1930s. For more details and a selection of Maling visit my website Premier Antiques

Victorian Majolica Jugs and Pitchers

Scottish majolica pitcher c1880

For a great selection of 19th century majolica jugs and pitchers visit Premier Antiques

Wardle majolica pitcher c1880

Adams & Bromley majolica pitcher c1880

Charlotte Rhead - Crown Ducal 'Hydrangea'

Charlotte Rhead Crown Ducal 'Hydrangea' Flower Jug c1935

A lovely 192 shape jug, tube lined with stylised hydrangea flowers and leaves in vibrant pink, mauve and green enamels. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Monday, 12 August 2013

Royal Doulton Nursery Rhymes 'A' by William Savage Cooper

Royal Doulton Nursery Rhymes Cup and Saucer by Savage Cooper c1908

A fine bone china cup and saucer with a charming nursery ware design 'Where are you going to my pretty maid?' by William Savage Cooper. The series was introduced in 1903 and was ordered by Queen Alexandra for her grandchildren. For more details see Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware Green 'Foxglove'

Carlton Ware Green 'Foxglove' Butter Dish and Knife c1940

A lovely Carlton Ware green foxglove butter dish with original knife - good colours and both in excellent condition. For more details and other pieces of foxglove see Premier Antiques

Sunday, 11 August 2013

Royal Doulton Morrisian Ware - Eastern Figures

Royal Doulton 'Eastern Figures' Morrisian Ware Tudor Jug c1905

A superb Royal Doulton 'Morrisian' ware jug with Holbein glaze, block printed in sepia with two characters from the early 'Eastern Figures' series by the American poster artist Will H. Bradley. A beautiful example of original art nouveau pottery. For more details and other fine examples of Royal Doulton visit my website Premier Antiques

Venetian Latticino and Candy Twist Murano Glass Swan

Venetian Latticino and Candy Twist Murano Glass Swan Dish c1950

A lovely Murano glass swan dish with radiating stripes of pink candy twists and latticino. The clear glass head and neck are finished with gold flecks and the eyes are inset white and black beads. For more details see Premier Antiques

Antique Blue and White - Ridgway's Persian

William Ridgway 'Persian' Jug c1840

An early Ridgway's jug with an unusual and decorative moulded handle printed in medium blue with a middle eastern scene, framed by a deep border of flowers which continues inside the rim. For more details see Premier Antiques


Saturday, 10 August 2013

Susie Cooper Kestrel Shape

Susie Cooper Crown Works Blue 'Orchid' Kestrel Coffee Pot c1952

Probably the best know and most sort after design, the Kestrel shape was introduced in 1932 for teapots, jugs and coffee pots. The sweeping finial and 'bird beak' spout show strong Art Deco influences. The shape continued in production until the late 1950s and other items such as preserve pots were added. For a selection of Susie Cooper visit Premier Antiques

Susie Cooper Crown Works Yellow 'Nosegay' Kestrel Teapot c1939

Carlton Ware Pear Dishes

Carlton Ware 'Pear Blossom' Preserve Dish and Spoon c1935

A lovely preserve dish and spoon hand painted with two pears, overlapping leaves and pear blossom. Boldly painted and in great condition. Rare to find with spoon and original gift box. For more details see Premier Antiques 



Friday, 9 August 2013

Carlton Ware Green Foxglove

Carlton Ware Green 'Foxglove' Jam Pot and Lid c1940

A classic art deco design, introduced by Carlton Ware in the late 1930s. For more details and a selection of green and yellow foxglove see Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware Green 'Foxglove' Tea Cup and Saucer c1939

Clarice Cliff 'Spring Crocus'

Large Clarice Cliff 'Spring Crocus' Holborn Fruit Bowl c1936

A stunning Clarice Cliff large Holborn fruit bowl in Spring Crocus - lovely pink, yellow and blue crocus set on a mid green border. Beautifully painted and in super condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton 'Gaffers' D4210

Royal Doulton 'Gaffers' Newlyn Jug D4210 - Signed Noke c1925

The largest of four sizes of the Newlyn shape, this superb jug depicts a gaffer with a red bundle under his arm, leaning on his brolly at a garden gate and printed 'Gaffers I be all the way from Zummerset' on the reverse. The series of 19 different scenes was introduced in 1921 and designed by Charles Noke. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Thursday, 8 August 2013

Carlton Ware Art Deco Crinoline Ladies

Carlton Ware Art Deco Crinoline Lady Napkin Ring c1935

A lovely hand painted art deco period napkin ring in the form of a crinoline lady holding a bouquet of flowers. Produced in various colour combinations, this one is in bright yellow and green. For more details see Premier Antiques

Victorian Cranberry Glass Vases

Pair of Victorian Cranberry Glass Vases c1890

A lovely pair of late Victorian cranberry glass vases, hand blown with fine rippling and delicately crimped rims. Rare to find in pairs these days, especially in such good condition. For more details see Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton 'Bill Sykes' Dickens Ware

Royal Doulton 'Bill Sykes' Dickens Ware Series 'A' Rack Plate c1930

A superb Royal Doulton Dickens Ware 'A' Series rack plate designed by Charles Noke and depicting one of the greatest villains in literature, Bill Sykes from 'Oliver Twist'. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 7 August 2013

Majolica Begonia Leaf

Majolica 'Begonia Leaf' Dish c1880

A superb Victorian majolica begonia leaf dish. Rare to find in such good condition. Nicely painted in strong greens, lilac and ochre. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Victorian Cranberry Glass

Cranberry Glass Cream Jug c1890

A fine quality late Victorian cranberry cream jug with applied clear glass handle and foot, with polished pontil. For more details of this and other pieces of antique cranberry glass, visit my website Premier Antiques

Maling Embossed Peona

Maling Embossed Green 'Peona' Tankard c1939

A vibrant hand painted design introduced in 1936 with blue, pink and shown here, green backgrounds. For more details see Premier Antiques



Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Secrets'

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Secrets' Egg Cup c1933

An iconic Clarice Cliff landscape introduced in 1933. A hill with two brown roofed cottages, a tree with bubble foliage and an estuary make up the design. Only the tree is omitted on this beautiful little egg cup which is packed with fine detail. An added bonus is the full Bizarre mark, not often used on these smaller items. For more details see Premier Antiques


Royal Winton 'Summertime' Chintz

Grimwades Royal Winton 'Summertime' Savoy Vase c1932

A pretty Royal Winton Savoy vase in an early version of 'Summertime' with green painted trim. Rare to find chintz vases, especially such a lovely shape. For more details and a good selection of original chintz visit Premier Antiques

Early Grimwades 'Summertime' Vase c1932

Monday, 5 August 2013

Antique Cranberry Glass

Victorian Cranberry Glass Jugs

For a good selection of antique cranberry jugs and pitchers see Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware Boxed Gift Sets

Carlton Ware 'Pear Blossom' with Original Gift Box c1935

A lovely preserve dish and spoon hand painted with two pears, overlapping leaves and pear blossom. Great to find with original gift box. For more details see Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware 'Raspberry' Boxed Gift Set c1939

Another fine boxed set, this time in Raspberry. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Early Blue and White - Davenport

Davenport 'Fisherman' Series Arcaded Dessert Plate c1815

Two lovely arcaded dessert plates by John Davenport of Longport. Wares produced in this 1800 to 1830 period are considered some of the finest produced. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Davenport 'Chinoiserie Bridgeless' Pattern Arcaded Dessert Plate c1810

Art Deco Wall Pockets

Wall pockets or vases were popular with the Victorians, but really came into their own in the Art Deco period. Most potteries produced at least one design, while firms like Royal Winton produced many to match their tablewares. Here we have two superb examples by Maling and Royal Winton

Maling wall pocket

Royal Winton wall pocket