Sunday, 30 September 2018

Hancock's Titian Ware

Hancock's Green 'Titian Ware' Deep Bowl by F. X. Abraham c1930

A superb Titian Ware bowl designed by F. X. Abraham, Art Director of Hancock and Sons in the 1920's and 30's. Richly painted with fruit on the outside and sponged sea green on the inside. For more details see Premier Antiques


Saturday, 29 September 2018

Royal Doulton Shakespearean Series 'Juliet' Jug D3596

Royal Doulton Shakespearean Series 'Juliet' Jug c1915

An early Royal Doulton series ware jug featuring Juliet from Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet'. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Maling Orange Lustre 'Chequers Border' Pattern 6268

Maling Orange Lustre 'Chequers Border' Chelsea Bowl c1935

A stunning Maling bowl in bright orange lustre with a distinctive chequer and floral border and a central panel of hand painted flowers in yellow and deep pink. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Friday, 28 September 2018

Shelley Queen Anne 'Fruit against a black diamond' Pattern 11505

Shelley Queen Anne 'Fruit against a black diamond' Jug c1926

A lovely Queen Anne milk jug decorated with an early design of fruit against a black diamond with sprays of leaves and berries. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware Yellow 'Wild Rose'

Carlton Ware Yellow 'Wild Rose' Teapot c1939

A lovely Carlton Ware wild rose tea for two size teapot - nicely painted with good colours and in excellent condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Thursday, 27 September 2018

Majolica 'Water Lily' Oval Bread Platter

Majolica 'Water Lily' Oval Bread Platter c1880

A rare Staffordshire majolica bread platter moulded with water lily pads and flowers on a lovely treacle glaze ground. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Clarice Cliff 'Capri'

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Capri' Shape 566 Lynton Vase c1935

A lovely ribbed Lynton vase decorated in orange 'Capri' with large flowers grouped around tall cypress trees. The whole design is then skilfully covered with fine orange and yellow line banding. An early example with the full Bizarre mark. For more details see Premier Antiques

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Capri' c1935

Wednesday, 26 September 2018

Minton Majolica 'Water Lily' Jug

Minton Majolica 'Water Lily' Jug c1868

A rare Minton majolica jug moulded with water lily leaves and flowers, with a looped and twining stem handle. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Burtles, Tate and Company Opalescent Glass Swan

Burtles, Tate and Company Opalescent Glass Swan c1885

A fine example of a Burtles, Tate and Company glass swan with good depth of bluish/gold opalescence. Moulded registration number 20086 to base. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Tuesday, 25 September 2018

Royal Doulton 'Pansies' Slice Tray D4049

Royal Doulton 'Pansies' Slice Tray c1934 

A rare 'Pansies' cake or sandwich tray, described in the Doulton shape books as a 'Slice Tray' - shape 7979. Dating from 1934 (impressed mark), it's in lovely condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Blue Chintz' Stamford Shape

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Blue Chintz' Stamford Cream Jug c1932

A superb 'Blue Chintz' Stamford shape cream jug (with early square spout). Beautifully painted with vibrant colours, the design looks great on this classic art deco shape. For more details see Premier Antiques

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Blue Chintz' Stamford Cream Jug c1932

Wemyss Ware 'Thistles'

Wemyss Ware 'Thistles' Pin Tray c1900

A rare Wemyss rectangular pin tray decorated with thistles and hand written inscription 'I looked for something Scotch to send you and the thistles asked if they would do'. For more details see Premier Antiques

Monday, 24 September 2018

Ernst Wahliss - Vienna Secessionist Figural Vase

Ernst Wahliss Vienna Secessionist Figural Vase c1900

A fantastic Ernst Wahliss vase reflecting the 'new style' emerging at the turn of the last century. Having established himself as Vienna's leading retailer in porcelain goods, Wahliss purchased the Stellmacher factory in Turn-Teplitz, Bohemia in 1894 and began to produce decorative ceramics under his own name. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Davidson's Yellow Pearline Glass Salt

Davidson's Yellow Pearline Glass Open Salt c1910

A lovely open salt in yellow pearline with fluted vertical sides - moulded RD 549518 (registered by Davidson's on 18th Sept 1909). For more details visit Premier Antiques


Sunday, 23 September 2018

Royal Doulton 'Pansies' Pin Tray D4049

Royal Doulton 'Pansies' Pin Tray c1936 

A lovely 'Pansies' Pelican shape pin or trinket tray - a rare shape to find in Pansies. For more details of this beautiful little item visit my website Premier Antiques

Gray's Pottery Floral pattern A2170

Gray's Pottery Art Deco Floral Jug c1932

A superb 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. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Losol Ware 'Magnolia'

Pair of Keeling and Co 'Magnolia' Losol Ware Vases c1925

A superb pair of Losol Ware 'Magnolia' octagonal vases with rich hand painted birds and stylised art nouveau flowers. Always nice to get undamaged pairs. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Saturday, 22 September 2018

Bough Pottery Edinburgh

Bough Pottery 'Crocus' Jug by Richard Amour, Edinburgh c1925

The Bough Pottery studio was set up in Edinburgh by Elizabeth Amour in 1913, after she had graduated from Glasgow School of Art. In the early 1920s she was joined by four members of her family, including her brother Richard who painted this superb crocus design jug (for more details visit Premier Antiques). The studio continued in operation until 1942, decorating blanks bought from various factories in Scotland and England.

Richard Amour's initials together with Bough Pottery marks

Antique blue and white - Minton 'Monk's Rock'

Minton 'Monk's Rock' Series Baking Dish c1820

Considered to be one of Mintons finest engraved patterns, 'Monk's Rock' has ten known rural scenes and is named after the first scene to be identified. Printed in medium blue this fine dish features a farm settlement with three cottages, one of which has three beehives in front, and a cart and horse in the foreground. In remarkable condition - almost 200 years old. For more details and a selection of blue and white visit Premier Antiques

Friday, 21 September 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Farmhouse'

Clarice Cliff Fantasque Bizarre 'Farmhouse' Eve Bowl c1931

A scarce pattern on a rare shape - a hexagonal Eve bowl in the much sought after 'Farmhouse' design. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Old Cottage Chintz


Royal Winton 'Old Cottage Chintz' dish c1945

Cerise pink roses with sprays of blue speedwell on a background of tiny grey circles creates a very pretty design, first introduced in the 1930s. For a selection of this lovely chintz and other vintage Royal Winton pieces visit Premier Antiques

Royal Winton 'Old Cottage Chintz' Alban Teapot c1945

Thursday, 20 September 2018

Early blue and white - Spode 'Italian'

Rare Spode 'Italian' Pierced Dessert Plate c1820

A beautiful Spode pierced rim dessert plate printed in medium blue with the 'Italian' pattern. Almost 200 years old and in perfect condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Royal Winton Mauve Beehive Sugar Shaker

Grimwades Royal Winton Mauve Beehive Sugar Shaker c1936

A superb Royal Winton 'Beehive' sugar shaker from the art deco period. In the rarer 'mauve' colourway, it's beautifully painted in bright pastel colours. For more details visit Premier Antiques 

Wednesday, 19 September 2018

Antique Staffordshire 'Seated Turk' Pen Holder

Staffordshire 'Seated Turk' Pen Holder c1860

A fine Staffordshire pottery pen holder in the form of a Turkish man sitting on a cushion. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Spode Willow Pattern Milsey

Spode Willow Pattern Pearlware Milsey or Strainer c1800

A fine pearlware milsey or strainer with round piercings and a single looped handle. Printed in medium blue with elements of the willow pattern used by Spode on early tea wares. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Tuesday, 18 September 2018

Wedgwood 'Bird and Fan' Majolica

Wedgwood Turquoise Majolica 'Bird and Fan' Jug c1878

A lovely Wedgwood majolica jug in the Aesthetic Movement style with birds and fans on a bright turquoise ground. For more details see Premier Antiques 

Monday, 17 September 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Red Trees and House'

Clarice Cliff Fantasque Red 'Trees and House' Bowl c1929

A lovely 6.5 inch Havre bowl beautifully painted in the rarer red colourway of 'Trees and House', an early Fantasque landscape of 1929. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Carlton Ware 'Water Lily' Tea for Two

Carlton Ware Green 'Water Lily' Tea for Two c1939

A rare Carlton Ware tea for two set in the stunning water lily design. Comprises a teapot, two tea cups and saucers, milk and sugar. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Sunday, 16 September 2018

Stevens and Williams Threaded Cranberry Glass

Stevens and Williams Threaded Cranberry Glass Jug and Bowl c1890

A superb Victorian cranberry jug and bowl with applied white threads - a technique patented by Stevens and Williams in the 1880s. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Goldscheider 'Lady with Plaits' Wall Mask no.8614

Goldscheider 'Lady with Plaits' Wall Mask no.8614 c1938

A lovely Goldscheider wall mask, finely modelled as a lady with plaits and beautifully painted matt flesh tones with enamelled features and pink lace effect hat and ruffled collar. A classic Goldscheider piece in excellent condition. For more details see Premier Antiques

Saturday, 15 September 2018

Burleigh Ware 'Pan' Pattern

Burleigh Ware 'Pan' Zenith Shape Art Deco Jug and Bowl c1930

A fine Burleigh Ware 'Pan' design milk and sugar in the classic art deco Zenith shape. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Crown Ducal 'Orange Tree'

Crown Ducal 'Orange Tree' Covered Dish c1925

A lovely little Orange Tree dish and cover, probably for cream cheese, butter or muffins. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Friday, 14 September 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Gayday'

Large Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Gayday' Shape 195 Vase c1930

A beautiful Gayday vase in exceptional condition. Large and impressive, the design works well on this shape. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Burmantofts Faience Pottery 'Fan' Vase

Burmantofts Faience Pottery 'Fan' Vase c1895

A rare Burmantofts Faience vase modelled as an open oriental fan with carved 'ivory' sticks, the 'paper' embossed with leaves and a large bow at the base - lovely turquoise glaze with fine detail. A similar vase with 'sang de boeuf' glaze was in the 1984 Geffrye Museum exhibition - details can be seen here in the Design Council archive. For more information and a selection of Burmantofts visit Premier Antiques

Thursday, 13 September 2018

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Somerset'

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Somerset' Jug c1895

A lovely little 'Somerset' jug in the rarer shape and smaller size. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Poole Pottery V Pattern 'Leo the Lion' Jug

Poole Pottery V Pattern 'Leo the Lion' Jug c1937

A superb Poole Pottery jug decorated in the V or 'Leo the Lion' pattern designed by Truda (Adams) Carter and beautifully painted by Rene Hayes. For more details see Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 12 September 2018

Maling Green Embossed 'Anemone' Pattern 6533

Maling Green Embossed 'Anemone' Art Deco Wall Vase c1950

A large Maling embossed wall pocket - hand painted with colourful anemones on a waved green background. For more details visit Premier Antiques




'Jack in the Pulpit' Cranberry Glass Vase

 'Jack in the Pulpit' Cranberry Glass Vase c1890

A superb 'Jack in the Pulpit' cranberry vase with a ribbed body and clear glass foot. A stunning piece at over 12 inches tall. For more details see Premier Antiques