Sunday, 29 April 2018

Royal Dux 'Water Carriers'

Royal Dux 'Water Carrier' Neo-classical Figurines c1910

A fine pair of Royal Dux water carriers in neo-classical style tunic and dress. Beautifully painted in pink with blue and green details and highlights in brushed gold. For details and more Royal Dux visit my website Premier Antiques

Saturday, 28 April 2018

Early Radford 'Garden Pathway' Design

Early Radford 'Garden Pathway' Art Deco Jug c1935

A large and impressive art deco jug handpainted with a garden scene in typical Radford colours on a pale turquoise ground. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Friday, 27 April 2018

Green Majolica 'Vine Leaf' Oval Platter

Green Majolica 'Vine Leaf' Oval Platter c1870

An unusual green glazed serving platter with finely moulded overlapping vine leaves on a stippled ground - a rare shape to find especially in such good condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Thursday, 26 April 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Picasso Flower'

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Picasso Flower' Drum Preserve Pot c1930

A rare Picasso Flower drum shape preserve pot beautifully painted with bold orange flowers intersected with green angular stems. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware Apple and Pear Trefoil Dish

Carlton Ware Apple and Pear Trefoil Dish c1955

A fine vintage Carlton Ware trefoil dish hand painted with apple and pear compartments. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 25 April 2018

Bevington Parian Ware Bust of 'Clytie'

Bevington Parian Ware Bust of 'Clytie' c1870

A rare parian bust of Clytie by James and Thomas Bevington (1865-1878), finely modelled with integral socle base and separate classical column plinth. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Wemyss Ware 'Beehive' Honey Box

Wemyss Ware 'Beehive' Honey Box and Tray c1900

A superb Wemyss honeycomb box and tray made for the London retailer Thomas Goode. Beautifully painted with beehives and bees in an orchard setting, possibly by David Grinton. For more details and a selection of Wemyss see Premier Antiques


Poole Pottery CS Pattern by Truda Carter

Large Poole Pottery CS Pattern Vase by Truda Carter c1937

A large and impressive Poole Pottery vase (shape 154) decorated in the CS pattern designed by Truda (Adams) Carter and expertly painted by Myrtle Bond. For more details and a selection of Poole visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 23 April 2018

Royal Worcester 'Goosey Goosey Gander' Nursery Rhyme Figure 3304 by Freda Doughty

Royal Worcester 'Goosey Goosey Gander' c1940

A rare first edition Royal Worcester figure group from the Nursery Rhyme series by Freda Doughty, famous for her delightful studies of children. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Victorian Cranberry Glass

Victorian Cranberry Glass Vase with Applied Feet c1880

A lovely Victorian cranberry glass vase with clear glass applied feet. An unusual and pretty shape with good depth of colour. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Sunday, 22 April 2018

Maling Blue 'Godetia' Pattern 6553

Maling 'Godetia' Blue Lustre Ginger Jar and Cover c1950

A fantastic Maling embossed 'Godetia' ginger jar and cover, hand painted with yellow, pink, mauve and purple flowers on a blue waved and white mother-of-pearl lustre background. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Hewitt and Leadbeater Parian Ware Bust of Albert I King of the Belgians

Hewitt and Leadbeater Parian Ware Bust of Albert I c1914

A finely detailed Hewitt & Leadbeater portrait bust of Albert I (reigned 1909 to 1934) who led the Belgian army during World War 1 and guided his country’s postwar recovery. Sculpted by G. S. Chadwick who produced several studies of WW1 leaders. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Saturday, 21 April 2018

Carlton Ware 'Flowers and Basket'

Carlton Ware Green 'Flowers and Basket' Preserve Pot c1939

A superb Carlton Ware preserve pot with yellow, pink, blue and purple flowers on a green basket weave background. Simply lovely on display. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Copeland Spode 'Portland Vase'

Copeland Spode 'Portland Vase' Dinner Plate c1900

A fine Copeland Spode dinner plate printed in medium blue with the central Portland Vase motif and inner scroll border picked out with coloured enamels. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Friday, 20 April 2018

Burmantofts Faience Grotesque Toads

Burmantofts Faience Grotesque 'Toad' Spoon Warmer c1890

A rare aesthetic movement spoon warmer modelled as a grotesque Japanese style seated toad - bright turquoise majolica/faience type glaze with incised decoration. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Crown Ducal 'Viola' Chintz Tea Plate

Crown Ducal 'Viola' Chintz Tea Plate c1925

An early Crown Ducal 'Viola' chintz tea plate decorated with bright blue flowers on a lovely cream background - the effect is stunning. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Thursday, 19 April 2018

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Newlyn'

Large Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Newlyn' Octagonal Plate c1935

A striking landscape with an orange roof cottage amongst trees and shrubs against a beautiful blue violet 'delecia' sky. These lovely octagonal plates show the design to maximum effect - rare to find, especially in such great condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Royal Dux 'Little Girl with Kitten' Clock

Royal Dux 'Girl with Kitten' Mantel Clock c1920

An unusual clock case modelled as a young girl with kitten - finely painted in typical Royal Dux shot enamel colours. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 18 April 2018

Crown Ducal 'Viola' Chintz Trio

Crown Ducal 'Viola' Chintz Trio c1925

A lovely Crown Ducal trio in the rarely seen 'Viola' chintz - an early pattern with vibrant blue violas on a rich cream background. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Burleigh Ware Art Deco 'Bee and Honeycomb' Jug

Burleigh Ware Art Deco 'Bee and Honeycomb' Jug c1935

A superb flower jug by Burleigh Ware modelled as a section of honeycomb with brightly painted bees in the more unusual blue colourway. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 17 April 2018

Minton Secessionist Ware

Large Minton Turquoise Secessionist Ware Vase c1917

A stunning Minton Secessionist Ware vase tube-lined in green with long stemmed white flowers on a beautiful turquoise glaze - the flower stems have been block printed, a technique occasionally used by John Wadsworth. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Hancocks Rubens Ware 'Pomegranate'

Large Rubens Ware 'Pomegranate' Hydra Jug by F. X. Abraham c1930

A superb Rubens Ware snake handled jug designed by F. X. Abraham. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 16 April 2018

Grimwades - Bruce Bairnsfather

Grimwade's WW1 Bruce Bairnsfather Ware Old Bill Cup and Saucer c1918

A fantastic Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather cup and saucer depicting 'Old Bill' cartoons with 'Where did that one go to?' on the saucer and 'Keeping his hand in' (juggling hand grenades) on the cup with a portrait of Old Bill on the reverse. A rare find in excellent condition. For more details see Premier Antiques

Early Blue and White - British Flowers by Copeland and Garrett, late Spode


Copeland and Garrett 'British Flowers' Cheese Stand c1840

A lovely cheese stand printed in medium blue with a group of wild roses and a delicate border of flowers and scrolls. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Sunday, 15 April 2018

Davidson's Pearline Glass - Quilted Pillow Sham

Davidson's Yellow Pearline Glass 'Quilted Pillow Sham' Jug c1895

'Quilted Pillow Sham' or Pattern 900 was introduced by Davidson's in 1893. Produced in both blue and yellow pearline, this fine jug in yellow is a lovely example. For more details see Premier Antiques


Saturday, 14 April 2018

Royal Worcester Imari Pattern

Royal Worcester Imari Pattern Cabinet Plate c1883

A vibrant imari pattern plate by Royal Worcester, printed and painted in cobalt blue, pale blue and iron red. The stylised floral design radiates from the centre and is lavishly overprinted in best gold. For more details see Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton Uncle Sam whiskey flask

Royal Doulton Uncle Sam whiskey jug

A fine limited edition Uncle Sam whiskey jug produced in 1984 for Jim Beam. For more details see Premier Antiques

Friday, 13 April 2018

Royal Doulton Robert Burns Series

Royal Doulton 'Robert Burns - Green Grow the Rashes O' Plate c1923

A small rack plate featuring a scene illustrating Robbie Burns' Green Grow the Rashes (Rushes) O with a lovely border of Scottish art nouveau thistles. For more details see Premier Antiques

Thursday, 12 April 2018

Davenport Stone China

Set of 3 Graduated Davenport 'Peony' Japan Pattern Hydra Jugs c1820

To find an original graduated set of three jugs from this period is extremely rare. No sign of wear or damage. Fine Davenport Stone China, printed in underglaze blue and then handpainted in iron red and green, with detail picked out in gilt with lustre on the rims and 'hydra' handles. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Doulton Burslem - Art Nouveau Poppies


The exotic form of poppies was a popular motif for art nouveau designers and Doulton produced several designs in the 1880-1910 period. The earliest were produced at the Burslem works, often delicately painted and outlined with raised gilding. For more details see Premier Antiques

Doulton Burslem 'Poppy' Art Nouveau Cabinet Plate c1886

Wednesday, 11 April 2018

Holdcroft Majolica Tea Kettle

Holdcroft Majolica Tea Kettle c1870

A fantastic 'tortoise shell' glazed majolica tea kettle on three lion's paw feet. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Frederick Rhead 'Elers Ware'

Frederick Rhead 'Elers Ware' Wood and Sons Vase c1915

A large 'Elers Ware' vase designed by Frederick Rhead for Wood & Sons and inspired by the work of Charles Rennie Mackintosh. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Tuesday, 10 April 2018

Richardson's Opal Bulls Eye Vaseline Glass

Richardson's Opal Bulls Eye Vaseline Glass Bowl and Stand c1890

A rare vaseline glass bowl by Richardson's with original metal holder made up of hearts and flowers - the bowl itself has a lovely deep vaseline opalescence decorated with moulded bulls eyes. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Royal Winton 'Florence' Chintz

Royal Winton 'Florence' Chintz Dish c1953

A fine vintage Royal Winton 'Florence' two handled dish in excellent condition. One of the most striking of the chintz patterns. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 9 April 2018

Hancock's Corona Ware - Molly Hancock 'Cremorne'

Hancock's Corona Ware 'Cremorne' Plate by Molly Hancock c1930

A stunning plate hand painted with flowers in pink, purple, green, yellow and orange against a deep blue/black background. For more details see Premier Antiques

Susie Cooper Crown Works 'Gardenia'

Susie Cooper Crown Works 'Gardenia' Trio c1950

The Gardenia pattern was introduced around 1950 and continued the tradition of using quality lithographs which had been established in the 1930s. A classic Susie Cooper design in subtle shades of brown and green. For details of this lovely trio see Premier Antiques

Sunday, 8 April 2018

Maling Lustre - Gladioli

Maling pink lustre 'Gladioli' dish c1936

A lovely 1930s design with blue and yellow gladioli on a rose pink lustre background. The design is overprinted and finished in best gold. Maling at its finest. For more details see Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware Day Oak or Oak Tree

Carlton Ware Art Deco 'Day Oak' Flower Pitcher c1935

A large Carlton Ware embossed flower pitcher or vase with a single handle in the form of an oak tree. Superb on display and in excellent condition. For more details of this lovely item visit Premier Antiques

Saturday, 7 April 2018

Early Blue and White - Minton Lace Border

A rare and very pretty Minton pattern from the 1830s printed in a lovely medium blue. For more details see Premier Antiques

Minton 'Lace Border' serving dish c1830

Impressed and printed Minton marks c1830

Antique Cranberry Glass

Antique 'Jack in the Pulpit' Cranberry Glass Vase c1890

A lovely 'Jack in the Pulpit' cranberry vase with clear glass spiral decoration. For more antique cranberry visit Premier Antiques

Friday, 6 April 2018

Shelley Queen Anne 'My Garden' Pattern 11607

Shelley Queen Anne 'My Garden' Pattern 11607 Cream Jug c1928

A lovely little Shelley Queen Anne shape cream jug decorated with panels of hollyhocks and roses among the finely printed outline of trees. For more details visit Premier Antiques