Monday, 31 December 2018

Spode 'Castle of Boudron' Caramanian Series

Spode 'Castle of Boudron' Caramanian Series Oval Drainer c1815

A fantastic Spode Caramanian series oval drainer printed in medium blue with a view of the Castle of Boudron in the Gulf of Stancio. Two hundred years old and in excellent condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Davidson's Orange Cloud Glass Candlesticks

Davidson's Orange Cloud Glass Low Candlesticks c1935

A rare pair of Davidson's orange cloud glass low candlesticks with good depth of colour and crisply moulded. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Sunday, 30 December 2018

Charlotte Rhead Crown Ducal 'Foxglove' Charger

Charlotte Rhead Crown Ducal 'Foxglove' Charger c1937 - Pattern 4953

A superb Charlotte Rhead charger finely tube-lined with foxgloves on a snow glaze ground. A colourful and vibrant design introduced in 1937. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wileman 'Poppy' Pattern 7584 Gainsborough Trio

Wileman 'Poppy' Pattern 7584 Gainsborough Trio c1902

A rare Wileman Gainsborough shape trio decorated with hand tinted art nouveau poppies and finished with sponged best gold. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Saturday, 29 December 2018

Wemyss Ware 'Cabbage Roses' Comb Tray

Wemyss Ware 'Cabbage Roses' Comb Tray c1900

A rare Wemyss Ware comb tray decorated with cabbage roses - lovely colours showing Wemyss rose painting at its best. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware 'Sketching Bird' 464 Vase

Carlton Ware 'Sketching Bird' Art Deco 464 Vase c1935

A stunning Carlton Ware vase - shape number 464, decorated with a beautifully enamelled 'Sketching Bird'. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Friday, 28 December 2018

Early Blue and White transfer ware - Grazing Rabbits

'Grazing Rabbits' Pearlware Soup Plate c1820

A finely potted soup plate printed in medium blue with a rural scene of three rabbits under a tree in the foreground and cottages in the background. Always good quality transfers, but as yet no marked examples are known. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Crown Ducal 'Viola' Chintz Egg Cruet

Crown Ducal 'Viola' Chintz Egg Cruet c1925

A rare Crown Ducal 'Viola' chintz egg cruet with four egg cups on original stand - an early pattern with electric blue flowers on a lovely pale yellow ground. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Thursday, 27 December 2018

William Moorcroft Cobalt Blue 'Pansy' Biscuit Jar

William Moorcroft Cobalt Blue 'Pansy' Biscuit Jar c1928

A superb 'Pansy' biscuit jar with fine tube lining and rich colours on a deep cobalt blue ground - a lovely Moorcroft shape not seen that often. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Sowerby Purple Malachite Glass 'Stars' Posy Vase

Sowerby Purple Malachite Slag Glass 'Stars' Posy Vase c1877

An unusual Sowerby purple malachite glass posy vase, illustrated in their 1882 pattern book, shape 1236. Fully marked with the Sowerby peacock and diamond registration for 18th September 1877. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 26 December 2018

Hancock's Morris Ware C8-6 'Peony' Vase by George Cartlidge

Hancock's Morris Ware C8-6 'Peony' Vase by George Cartlidge c1920

A rare Hancock's Morris Ware pattern C8-6 goblet shaped vase designed by George Cartlidge. Tube lined with peony type flowers in shades of purple and blue on a dark olive green ground. A superb example of antique British art pottery. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Davidson's Amber Cloud Glass

Davidson's Amber Cloud Glass Flower Bowl, Grid and Plinth c1925

A rare three piece flower set in amber cloud glass - part of the '1910' suite, the design number used by Davidson's for a range of bowls and vases with decorative half-fluting. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 25 December 2018

Royal Winton 'Clevedon' and 'Cranstone' Chintz

Royal Winton 'Clevedon' Chintz Plate c1935

Sprays of pink and yellow roses with smaller blue veronica and yellow bidens on a cream stippled background make up this early pattern, introduced around 1934. Cranstone is an alternative colourway with identical flowers on a green stippled background. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Royal Winton 'Cranstone' Chintz Plate c1935

Spode 'Grasshopper' Pattern Soup Plate with 'Group' Pattern Border

Spode 'Grasshopper' Soup Plate with 'Group' Pattern Border c1815

A rare soup plate in Spode's 'Grasshopper' pattern framed with a floral border taken from the 'Group' pattern as opposed to the standard Chinoiserie border of moths and scrolls. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 24 December 2018

Wishing You A Very Merry Christmas


Happy holidays and all the best to everyone in 2019

Hancock's Corona Ware 'Water Lily' Vase by Molly Hancock

Hancock's 'Water Lily' Vase by Molly Hancock c1930

A rare Hancock's 'Water Lily' vase designed by Molly Hancock with vibrant hand painted lily pads and flowers on a shaded deep blue and black background. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Sunday, 23 December 2018

Shelley and Wileman Intarsio

Shelley and Wileman Intarsio 1897-1915

The Intarsio range was developed by Frederick Rhead in the late 1890's and continued when Walter Slater replaced him as art director in 1905. Around 1910 a new series of Intarsio ware was introduced which reflected contemporary style. For a selection visit Premier Antiques

Clarice Cliff Original Bizarre Shape 265 Vase

Clarice Cliff Original Bizarre Shape 265 Vase c1927

An early Bizarre 265 shape vase, nicely painted with a central panel of iron red diamonds bordered with green, yellow and orange bands. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Saturday, 22 December 2018

Corona Ware 'Cherry Ripe' Vases by Molly Hancock

Large Pair of Hancock's 'Cherry Ripe' Vases by Molly Hancock c1928

A large and impressive pair of Hancock's 'Cherry Ripe' vases designed by Molly Hancock - decorated with vibrant fruiting trees against a deep blue and purple background. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Vintage Carnival Glass - Fenton's Leaf Chain

Carnival Glass - Fenton's Leaf Chain

A superb small Fenton 'Leaf Chain' bowl in blue, the reverse with a lovely art nouveau 'Berry and Leaf' design. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Friday, 21 December 2018

Hancock's Morris Ware C7-12 'Tulip' Vase by George Cartlidge

Morris Ware 'Tulip' Vase by George Cartlidge c1920

A lovely Hancock's Morris Ware C7-12 vase designed by George Cartlidge. Tube lined with tulips in shades of violet, olive green and ochre. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Another colourway can be seen here in the Victoria and Albert Museum collection. 

Corona Ware 'Water Lily' Hexagonal Vase by Molly Hancock

Hancock's 'Water Lily' Vase by Molly Hancock c1928

A rare Hancock's 'Water Lily' hexagonal vase designed by Molly Hancock. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques 

Thursday, 20 December 2018

Beswick 'Sundial' Sugar Sifter

Beswick 'Sundial' Sugar Sifter c1937

A rare Beswick 'Sundial' hexagonal sugar sifter with good colours and in excellent condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Sowerby Purple Malachite Slag Glass Salts

Sowerby Purple Malachite Slag Glass Salts c1880

A fine pair of purple malachite glass open salts in the form of wooden half-barrels with lug handles - lovely clear diamond registration marks for 18 September 1877 and Sowerby peacock trademarks. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 19 December 2018

Kralik Green Veined Iridescent Glass Decanter

Kralik Green Veined Iridescent Glass Decanter c1900

A lovely green iridescent small liqueur decanter with nickel/pewter mounts. Made by Kralik as part of their 'veined' range of Jugendstil art wares. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Beswick 'Sundial' Cruet

Beswick 'Sundial' Cruet c1937

A rare Beswick 'Sundial' cruet - the hexagonal shaped salt, pepper and mustard pots on a stepped base. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 18 December 2018

Shelley 'Blue Swallows' Pattern 8190

Shelley 'Blue Swallows' Pattern 8190 Bute Trio c1910

A lovely quality Shelley design of blue swallows and roses beautifully overprinted with burnished gold. Introduced around 1910 and used on the classic fine bone china Bute shape. For more details and a selection of Shelley visit Premier Antiques

Shelley 'Blue Swallows' Pattern 8190 Cake Plate c1910

Victorian Cranberry Glass Sugar Sifter

Cranberry Glass Facet Cut Sugar Sifter c1890

A fine quality Victorian cranberry glass sugar sifter with facet cut panels and silver plated top and rim. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 17 December 2018

Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather Old Bill Cream Jug

Grimwade's Old Bill 'Where Did That One Go To?' Cream Jug c1918

A rare Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather cream jug depicting one of his 'Old Bill' cartoons 'Where did that one go to?' and the reverse featuring a WW1 tank. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Carnival Glass - Northwood Wishbone

Northwood 'Wishbone' carnival glass

A lovely signed Northwood piece in amethyst. A fine art nouveau design - one of the few produced in carnival glass. For more details see Premier Antiques

Northwood 'Wishbone' reverse

Sunday, 16 December 2018

Samuel Radford 'Urn and Fence' Japan Pattern Moustache Cup

Samuel Radford Japan Pattern Moustache Cup and Saucer c1880

A finely fluted bone china moustache cup and saucer made by the old Staffordshire firm of Samuel Radford. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather 'I Likes Me Drop O Rum' Plaque

Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather 'I Likes Me Drop O Rum' Plaque c1920

A rare Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather wall plaque depicting his World War 1 Old Bill cartoon 'I Likes Me Drop O Rum' framed by a border of biplanes, exploding shells and trench debris. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Saturday, 15 December 2018

Hancock's Morris Ware C12-12 'Roses' Flower Bowl by George Cartlidge

Hancock's Morris Ware Flower Bowl by George Cartlidge c1918

A large Hancock's Morris Ware design C12-12 flower bowl by George Cartlidge - tube lined with art nouveau roses in shades of purple and blue/green on a dark ochre and sea green ground. A lovely stylish example of antique British art pottery. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Minton Secessionist Ware Jardiniere

Minton Secessionist Ware Jardiniere c1910

A lovely Minton Secessionist jardiniere or cache pot decorated with stylised purple flowers and yellow leaves framed by narrow borders of heart motifs. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Friday, 14 December 2018

William Moorcroft Red Flamminian Ware Vase made for Liberty and Co.

William Moorcroft Red Flamminian Ware Vase c1910

A stunning Flamminian Ware vase designed by William Moorcroft for Liberty's. Decorated with three tube lined roundels in the form of heart shaped art nouveau leaves. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Maling 'Plum and Orchard' Pattern 3948

Maling 'Plum and Orchard' Pattern 3948 Octagonal Plate c1929

A lovely Maling octagonal plate decorated with a variation of the 'Plum and Orchard' pattern, first introduced around 1920. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Thursday, 13 December 2018

Frederick Rhead 'Elers Ware'

Frederick Rhead 'Elers Ware' Wood and Sons Vase c1915

A large 'Elers Ware' vase designed by Frederick Rhead for Wood and Sons in the Glasgow school style of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Henry Greener Blue Pearline Glass Square Salts

Henry Greener Blue Pearline Glass Square Salts c1890

A lovely pair of Greener blue pearline open salts with good depth of colour and fine opalescence. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 12 December 2018

Frederick Rhead 'Amstel' Bursley Ware

Frederick Rhead 'Amstel' Bursley Ware Vase c1925

A large Bursley Ware 'Amstel' hexagonal vase designed by Frederick Rhead for Wood and Sons. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Davidson's Orange Cloud Glass 248D Bowl

Davidson's Orange Cloud Glass 248D Bowl c1935

A rare orange cloud glass 248 bowl with turned over rim - good depth of colour and in great condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 11 December 2018

Hancock's 'Cherry Ripe' Goblet Vase by Molly Hancock

Large Hancock's 'Cherry Ripe' Vase by Molly Hancock c1928

A large Hancock's 'Cherry Ripe' goblet shaped vase designed by Molly Hancock with vibrantly hand painted fruit trees against a deep blue and purple background. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Sowerby Purple Malachite Slag Glass 'Gladstone Bag' Wall Vase

Sowerby Purple Malachite Slag Glass 'Gladstone Bag' Wall Vase c1880

A rare Sowerby purple malachite glass wall vase modelled as an open Gladstone Bag with lovely 'marbling' and crisp detail. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Monday, 10 December 2018

Hancock's Corona Ware 'Corea' Candlesticks by Molly Hancock

Hancock's Corona Ware 'Corea' Candlesticks by Molly Hancock c1930

A lovely pair of Corona Ware 'Corea' pattern candlesticks designed by Molly Hancock. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques