Friday, 31 August 2018

Bizarre by Clarice Cliff - Autumn Crocus

Large Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Crocus' beaker c1932

A lovely Clarice Cliff beaker in autumn Crocus - the rarer large size, beautifully painted. For more details see Premier Antiques

Bizarre 'Crocus' lithograph mark c1932

Carlton Ware Tulip

Carlton Ware pink 'Tulip' sugar shaker c1935

A striking art deco design introduced by Carlton Ware in the mid 1930s. Lovely satin/matt glazes in soft greens and cream with enamelled tulip buds in pink, purple or orange. In production for a short time and pieces in good condition are fairly scarce to find. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware 'Tulip' dish c1936

Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Prince William' Tumbler

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Prince William' Tumbler c1895

A rare 'Prince William' pattern tumbler - the design introduced in 1893 with Registration number 217752. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Early Blue and White - 'Family and Mule' Pattern

Staffordshire 'Family and Mule' Pearlware Dinner Plate c1820

A lovely example of this sought after pattern with a fine blue rippled glaze. For more details see Premier Antiques

Wemyss Ware

Small Wemyss Ware 'Cabbage Roses' Beaker Vase c1910

Very recognisable, Cabbage Roses is probably the best known of Wemyss designs. The white glaze was allowed to show through the pink petals and highlights were created in white enamel, giving depth and fullness to the blooms. For more Wemyss see Premier Antiques

Wemyss Ware 'Cabbage Rose' Plate c1910

Sunday, 26 August 2018

Beswick 'Mr Micawber' and 'Sairey Gamp' Salt and Pepper

Beswick Dickens 'Mr Micawber' and 'Sairey Gamp' Salt and Pepper c1950

A hand painted salt and pepper pot from Beswick's vintage range of Dickens' characters designed by Mr Gredington. For more details see Premier Antiques

Goldscheider Myott

Goldscheider Myott 'Laughing Cavalier' Wall Mask c1945

An unusual wall mask inspired by the Frans Hals painting and produced by Myott in collaboration with Goldscheider who had moved some of their production to the Staffordshire firm during WWII. For more details and other art deco and vintage wall masks see Premier Antiques

Saturday, 25 August 2018

William Moorcroft 'Leaf and Berry'

William Moorcroft 'Leaf and Berry' Miniature Vases c1928

A superb pair of early Moorcroft 'Leaf and Berry' miniature vases with fine tube lining and lovely colours on a sea green ground. For more details see Premier Antiques 

Gray's Pottery Pattern 8037 - Susie Cooper 'Tulip'

Susie Cooper Gray's Pottery Platter - 'Tulip' Pattern 8037 c1929

A large platter beautifully decorated with stylised tulips in enamelled colours. Gray's 'Liner' designed by Susie Cooper mark and painted pattern number 8037. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Friday, 24 August 2018

Thomas Webb's Patent 'Bronze' Glass

Webb's Patent 'Bronze' Glass Vase c1880

A rare 'Bronze' glass vase by Thomas Webb with a finely polished pontil mark to the base with acid etched 'Webb's J.T.HR Patent' mark. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Wade Heath 'Tulip' Wall Pocket

Wade Heath Hand Painted 'Tulip' Art Deco Wall Pocket c1930

An early Wade (Wade Heath) art deco wall pocket, modelled as a tulip and boldly painted in reds and greens. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Thursday, 23 August 2018

Charlotte Rhead 'Wind-Tossed Tulips' Pattern TL76

Charlotte Rhead 'Wind-Tossed Tulips' Jug c1950 - Pattern TL76

A fantastic Charlotte Rhead Bursley Ware jug expertly tube-lined by Emmie Morris with wind-tossed tulips enamelled and lustred in pink, blue, violet and sea green. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Royal Doulton Sairey Gamp Jug

Royal Doulton Dickens G 'Sairey Gamp' Relief Moulded Jug D6395

A fantastic Royal Doulton relief moulded jug featuring Sairey Gamp from 'Martin Chuzzlewit' by Charles Dickens. The jug is moulded as old timber framed buildings with the infamous nurse as a central figure. The handle is beautifully modelled as her hat and umbrella. For more details see Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton Dickens 'Sairey Gamp' Relief Moulded Jug backstamp

Grimwade's Bruce Bairnsfather 'Old Bill' Wares

Grimwades WW1 Bairnsfather 'Old Bill' Crimped Dish c1919

Two unusual Grimwade's dishes with pie-crust edges featuring Bruce Bairnsfather First World War sketches. For more details and a selection of Bairnsfather wares visit Premier Antiques

Grimwades WW1 Bairnsfather 'Old Bill' Crimped Dish c1919

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Crown Ducal 'Primula' Chintz Cocoa Mug with Lid

Crown Ducal 'Primula' Chintz Cocoa Mug with Lid c1930

A rare Crown Ducal Primula chintz mug with original lid which can also be used as a coaster. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Royal Doulton 'Zunday Zmocks' D5680

Royal Doulton 'Zunday Zmocks' Large 'Mascot' Dish D5680 c1937

Quite a rare series designed by Charles Noke and introduced in 1936 and withdrawn by 1950, though most pieces seem to be late 1930s. Charming and colourful with ten known scenes of 'gaffers' in their best smocks. For details of this lovely dish and more from the same series visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 20 August 2018

'Amherst Japan' pattern

'Amherst Japan' Semi Porcelain Serving Dish c1840

A fine quality 'semi-china' serving dish, probably by Minton. Moulded with a pierced handle and scrolls around the edge. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Gray's Pottery - Sam Talbot

Gray's Pottery Art Deco Floral Jug c1932

A large Paris shape jug produced by Gray's around 1932 and beautifully painted with art deco flowers in shades of blue and pink on a speckled mauve background. Probably by Sam Talbot in a style developed by Susie Cooper. The handle in particular has been finished with a stunning design. For more details see Premier Antiques


Sunday, 19 August 2018

William Moorcroft 'Pansy on White Ground' Tea Plate

William Moorcroft 'Pansy on White Ground' Tea Plate c1915

A rare William Moorcroft tea plate finely tube lined with one cream and four purple pansies on a celadon green border and white centre. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Shelley 'Bubbles' Tea Plate

Shelley 'Bubbles' Tea Plate c1925

A superb 'Bubbles' tea plate in pink, blue and yellow. Early Shelley mark with Registration No.681788. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Saturday, 18 August 2018

Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views' Series

Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views' Series - detail

This fine series features some twenty five named views of ancient buildings and monuments around Italy and Sicily (a separate state at this time), most of which would have featured on the Grand Tour. Below is a fine plate with the 'Terrace of the Naval Amphitheatre at Taorminium'. Printed in a dark-medium blue it depicts a group of seated travellers viewing the ancient buildings. Below the scene are the words 'Amphitheatre at Taorminium'. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views' Series Twiffler or Dessert Plate c1820

Royal Winton Chintz - Rare Shapes

Cotswold cake slice

A few unusual Royal Winton chintz shapes - rare to find, especially in such good condition. For a great selection of chintz visit my website Premier Antiques

Shrewsbury fruit bowl

Somerset cheese dish


Friday, 17 August 2018

Carlton Ware Green 'Foxglove'

Carlton Ware Green 'Foxglove' Preserve Pot and Spoon - Boxed Set c1939

A lovely Carlton Ware green Foxglove preserve pot and spoon with original gift box. Rare to find complete like this. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wemyss Ware 'Sweet Pea' by Joe Nekola

Wemyss Ware 'Sweet Pea' Tricorn Hatpin Holder c1928

A rare Wemyss shape which uses a trumpet vase which has then been nipped in at the edge to form a tricorn hatpin holder. Beautifully painted probably by Joseph Nekola when he rejoined the painting studios c1928. For more details see Premier Antiques

Thursday, 16 August 2018

Antique Victorian Cranberry Glass

Antique Victorian 'Ribbed' Cranberry Glass Jug c1880

A large Victorian cranberry glass jug - good colour with fluted sides and pinched neck for pouring. Nicely applied clear glass ribbed handle. For a selection of antique cranberry glass visit Premier Antiques

Robinson and Leadbeater Parian Ware - William Shakespeare

Robinson and Leadbeater Parian William Shakespeare c1880

A finely modelled Robinson & Leadbeater parian bust of William Shakespeare based on the sculpture by Geraert Janssen. For more details see Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Clarice Cliff Viscaria


A beautiful little vase decorated in 'Viscaria', a colour variation of Rhodanthe. Shades of green, blue, yellow and sepia work well on this shape. Rare to find, especially in such good condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques 


Royal Winton 'Cotswold' Chintz

Royal Winton 'Cotswold' Chintz Candy Box c1952

A lovely vintage Royal Winton 'Cotswold' chintz candy box. Sprays of pink, blue and yellow flowers on a white background, this pretty design was introduced in the early 1950s. For more details and a great selection of Royal Winton visit my website Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 14 August 2018

Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views' Series

Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views' Series Pearlware Soup Plate c1820

A titled scene 'Temple of Serapis at Pozzuoli' and rare to find in this Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views' series, especially soup plates. A fine example of early transfer printing. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Poole Pottery ZG Pattern

Poole Pottery ZG Pattern Vase by Truda Carter c1937

A lovely Poole Pottery vase decorated in the vibrant ZG pattern designed by Truda (Adams) Carter and beautifully painted by Marjorie Cryer. For more details and a selection of Poole visit Premier Antiques

Monday, 13 August 2018

Clarice Cliff Bizarre - Orange Hydrangea

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Orange Hydrangea' Octagonal Preserve Dish c1933

Introduced in 1933 and produced in orange and green colourways, Hydrangea is a striking design of flowers and leaves on a lined and banded background. It always shows great skill and brush control. For more details of this lovely octagonal dish see Premier Antiques

Hancock's Corona Ware - Molly Hancock

Molly Hancock 'Cremorne' plate c1930

Three stunning plates designed by Molly Hancock in the late 20s and early 30s. She was the youngest daughter of Jabez Hancock and produced some of the most vibrant and distinctive designs of the art deco era. For a selection of Hancock and Sons, visit Premier Antiques

Molly Hancock 'Cherry Ripe' plate c1928

Molly Hancock 'Waterlily' plate c1928


Sunday, 12 August 2018

Victorian Opalescent Uranium Vaseline Glass

A fine Victorian vaseline glass vase with shaped rim and applied spiral trail. A great example of a delicate hand made item. For more details see Premier Antiques

Vaseline glass vase c1890