Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Burtles, Tate and Co Glass Swan

Small Burtles, Tate and Co Pressed Glass Swan c1885

A lovely Burtles, Tate and Company pressed glass swan with a pale gold opalescence. The smallest size made, probably intended to be used as an open salt. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Monday, 29 October 2018

W. Goebel 'Lady with Flower' Wall Mask FX61

W. Goebel 'Lady with Flower' Wall Mask FX61/3 c1930

A finely painted W. Goebel art deco lady wall mask finished with a lovely satin glaze - rarer to find this colourway and glaze. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Friday, 26 October 2018

Burmantofts Faience Toad

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

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Minton Majolica

Minton Turquoise and Cobalt Majolica Cherub Comport c1868

A beautiful Minton majolica comport or tazza, the pierced turquoise dish supported by a kneeling cherub on a yellow ochre and cobalt circular base. Full Minton marks for 1868. A rare piece to find, especially in such good condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Sunday, 21 October 2018

British Art Pottery - Hancock's Morris Ware by George Cartlidge 1917-1923

Hancock's Morris Ware by George Cartlidge

An extremely talented artist and designer, George Cartlidge (1868-1961) worked at Hancock and Sons from 1916 through to the early 1920's producing Morris Ware from 1917 to 1923. Many of the distinctive shapes he developed at this time were also used for subsequent ranges designed by F X Abraham and Molly Hancock. For a selection of this lovely art pottery visit my website Premier Antiques

Hancock's Morris Ware by George Cartlidge

Saturday, 20 October 2018

Royal Winton 'Stratford' Chintz

Royal Winton 'Stratford' Chintz Butter Dish c1953

A superb vintage Royal Winton 'Stratford' butter dish. Deep pink and yellow tulips with small sprays of lilac flowers on a pale blue background. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Friday, 19 October 2018

Thursday, 18 October 2018

Ridgway's 'Christ Church, Oxford' Opaque China

Ridgway's 'Christ Church, Oxford' Opaque China Dinner Plate c1820

An early John and William Ridgway dinner plate from their Oxford and Cambridge College series - printed in medium blue with a view of Christ Church, Oxford. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Early Staffordshire Pink Lustre

Popular in the 1820s, but rare now to find in reasonable condition, many items such as jugs and teapots were based on silver shapes. Rims moulded with flowers and the main body often with panels and fluting are typical of this early period of lustre wares. For more details of this stunning jug visit my website Premier Antiques

Staffordshire pink lustre jug c1820

Tuesday, 16 October 2018

Royal Winton 'Sweet Pea' Chintz Double Egg Cup

Royal Winton 'Sweet Pea' Chintz Double Egg Cup c1936

A rare Royal Winton 'Sweet Pea' chintz double egg cup, the small end for hens' eggs and the large for duck. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Victoria and Albert'

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Victoria and Albert' Footed Jug c1897

A superb pearline jug in the 'Victoria and Albert' pattern - introduced by Davidsons in 1897 with Registration Number 303519. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wedgwood Cobalt Majolica 'Lincoln' Pattern

Wedgwood Cobalt Majolica 'Lincoln' Aesthetic Movement Plate c1872

A lovely cobalt blue majolica plate and a classic Aesthetic Movement design in which Wedgwood excelled. For more details see Premier Antiques

Monday, 15 October 2018

George Jones 'Strawberry Leaves on White Napkin' Majolica Plate

George Jones 'Strawberry Leaves on White Napkin' Majolica Plate c1873

A lovely George Jones majolica plate with tortoise-shell mottling to the reverse, painted pattern number 2254 and impressed diamond registration mark for 29 April 1873. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

George Jones registration mark for 29 April 1873

Sunday, 14 October 2018

Wemyss Ware 'Goose' Flower Holder

Wemyss Ware 'Goose' Flower Holder c1900

A beautifully decorated Wemyss goose brightly painted - a charming item full of character. Rare to find undamaged. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton 'Pansy' D6402

Royal Doulton 'Pansy' Winchester Bowl D6402 c1950

A lovely Winchester shape bowl in the 'flowers on a mottled background' series of hand painted wares - decorated inside and out with colourful pansies on a rose pink and crimson mottled ground. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Shorter 'Anemone' Preserve Pot with Chrome Lid and Spoon

Shorter 'Anemone' Preserve Pot with Chrome Lid and Spoon c1935

A lovely Shorter 'Anemone' preserve pot with original 'Celtic' chrome lid and spoon. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Saturday, 13 October 2018

Royal Winton 'Sweet Pea' Chintz Hors D'Oeuvre Dish

Royal Winton 'Sweet Pea' Chintz Hors D'Oeuvre Dish c1939

A lovely vintage Royal Winton 'Sweet Pea' chintz four section hors d'oeuvre dish. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Wedgwood Majolica 'Grape Vine' Jug

Wedgwood Majolica 'Grape Vine' Jug c1920

A fine Wedgwood majolica jug moulded with grapes and vine leaves in purple, green and brown with a yellow interior. Rare to find in such good condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Sowerby Nursery Rhyme Flint Glass

Sowerby Flint Glass 'Oranges and Lemons' Posy Trough c1875

A rare flint glass nursery rhymes posy trough inspired by Walter Crane designs from 'An Alphabet of Old Friends' published in 1874. For more details see Premier Antiques

Friday, 12 October 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Canterbury Bells' Bonjour Milk Jug

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Canterbury Bells' Bonjour Milk Jug c1932

A lovely Bonjour shape milk jug painted freehand with stylised art deco flowers in blue, orange and yellow on a stippled brown and yellow 'cafĂ©-au-lait' background. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Shelley 'Bubbles' Cake Plate

Shelley 'Bubbles' Art Deco Cake Plate c1925

A superb 'Bubbles' cake plate in pink, blue and yellow. Rare to find, especially in such good condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton Nursery Ware L 'Little Tommy Tucker'

Royal Doulton 'Little Tommy Tucker' Child's Mug c1920

A charming Royal Doulton bone china child's mug in the rare Nursery Rhymes L series introduced in 1916. Based on illustrations by Ann Anderson who at the time was as popular as Mabel Lucie Attwell. Twelve nursery rhymes are known to have been used, this one depicting 'Little Tommy Tucker', singing for his supper. For more details see Premier Antiques

Thursday, 11 October 2018

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Sungay' Drum Preserve Pot c1933

Clarice Cliff 'Sungay' Preserve Pot c1933

A superb Bizarre 'Sungay' drum shape preserve pot beautifully painted with asters - the rarer green, blue and yellow variant of Gayday. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Royal Winton 'Cheadle' Chintz Alban Teapot

Royal Winton 'Cheadle' Chintz Alban Teapot c1940

A lovely Royal Winton 'Cheadle' small Alban shape teapot (two cup). In great condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Spode's Imperial China - 'Union Wreath 2' Pattern

Spode's Imperial 'Union Wreath 2' Serving Dish c1825

An elegant floral pattern introduced by Spode in 1825 for the Gadroon Edge dinner and dessert wares using the new improved 'Imperial' body. Printed in medium blue with a central spray of roses and other flowers from the 'Blue Rose' pattern, together with a revised border based on the 'Union Wreath' pattern. For more details of this lovely dish see Premier Antiques 

Wednesday, 10 October 2018

Webb's 'Bronze' Iridescent Glass

Thomas Webb 'Bronze' Iridescent Glass Flower Jug c1880

A fantastic iridescent glass 'Bronze' flower jug by Thomas Webb - an unusual shape, hand formed as a shell with rounded neck and applied handle. For more details and other pieces of antique bronze glass visit my website Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 9 October 2018

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Nuage Rose' Conical Cup and Saucer

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Nuage Rose' Conical Cup and Saucer c1932

A rare conical tea cup and saucer decorated in Nuage Rose - bold flowers are painted with a stencil outline on a bright orange and deep pink stippled background. The effect is simply stunning. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Davidson's Pearline Glass - Prince William

Davidson's Blue Pearline Glass 'Prince William' Posy Basket c1895

A lovely boat shaped posy basket in the 'Prince William' design, first registered by Davidson's in 1893. For more details and a selection of pearline glass visit Premier Antiques 

Monday, 8 October 2018

Susie Cooper 'Swansea Spray' Small Kestrel Water Jug

Susie Cooper Green 'Swansea Spray' Small Kestrel Jug c1936

A rare little (one cup) breakfast tray Kestrel shape hot water jug in green Swansea Spray. In lovely condition - looks like it's never been used. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Hancock's Corona Ware - 'Woodland' by F X Abraham

Hancock's 'Woodland' Vases by F X Abraham c1930

A fine pair of hexagonal Hancock's Corona Ware 'Woodland' vases designed by Art Director F X Abraham. Exotic birds with brightly painted fruits and flowers on a sponged brown ochre background. For more details see Premier Antiques

Sunday, 7 October 2018

Large Royal Winton 'Beehive' Wall Plaque

Rare Grimwades Royal Winton 'Beehive' Wall Plaque c1937

A very rare Royal Winton wall plaque or charger - an impressive piece that shows this charming rural design to full effect. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Charlotte Rhead - Tarragona

Charlotte Rhead 'Tarragona' vase c1938

A fine Charlotte Rhead vase in the 1938 'Tarragona' pattern. Stylised leaves lustred in yellow and orange with bronze lustre bands. For more details see Premier Antiques

Saturday, 6 October 2018

Minton Secessionist Ware Plate c1910

Minton Secessionist Ware Plate c1910

A lovely Secessionist plate decorated with stylised purple flowers radiating from the centre and framed by a narrow border of heart motifs. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Shelley Regent

Shelley 'Leaf Motif' Regent Shape Gravy Boat and Stand c1935

By the late 1920s, Shelley began to produce 'semi-porcelain' dinner services to complement their fine bone china tea and coffee sets. It was in fact a finely potted earthenware and worked particularly well with the new Regent shape. Here used on a stylish gravy boat with enamelled decoration. For more details see Premier Antiques

Friday, 5 October 2018

Shelley Hilda Cowham Nursery Ware 'Seaside Bathing Tent' Teapot

Shelley Hilda Cowham 'Seaside Bathing Tent' Teapot c1928

A rare Hilda Cowham nursery ware teapot in the shape of a bathing tent - hand enamelled with a little girl and boy sitting reading a children's book at the entrance. Very special and lovely to find in such good condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Wedgwood Green Majolica - Foxglove

Wedgwood Green Majolica 'Foxglove' Serving Dish c1870

Rare to find, this lovely Wedgwood green glazed dish is moulded with overlapping foxglove leaves and a central flower stem. For more details see Premier Antiques

Thursday, 4 October 2018

Royal Doulton 'Pansies' series D4049

Royal Doulton 'Pansies' Small Cream Jug D4049 c1930

A lovely little Royal Doulton octagon shape 'Pansies' jug - rare to find this size, especially in such good condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Antique Victorian Cranberry Glass

Victorian Cranberry Glass Dishes

For a fine selection of antique cranberry glass visit my website Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 3 October 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Crocus' Shape 186 Vase

Clarice Cliff Autumn 'Crocus' Vase c1930

A lovely Clarice Cliff shape 186 vase - beautifully painted with bold strokes associated with early autumn Crocus. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

George Jones Majolica

George Jones Turquoise Majolica Dog Bowl c1870

A large oval shaped majolica dog bowl on four arched feet, moulded with leaves and a rope twist rim - beautiful turquoise ground with detail in yellow, pink, green and brown. A rare item as not many have survived their original use, especially in such good condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Joseph Holdcroft Majolica Fish Gurgle Jug

Joseph Holdcroft Majolica Fish Gurgle Jug c1870

A very rare jug by Joseph Holdcroft. Beautifully modelled and certainly the first marked one I've ever seen. In lovely condition. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Wemyss Ware 'Blackcurrant'

Wemyss Ware 'Blackcurrant' Cake Plate c1910

A superb Wemyss Ware plate beautifully decorated with blackcurrants probably by Joseph Nekola. Rare to find, especially in such good condition. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Monday, 1 October 2018

Clarice Cliff Autumn 'Crocus' Mushroom Shape 341 Vase

Clarice Cliff Autumn 'Crocus' Shape 341 Vase c1929

A stunning Clarice Cliff art deco 'mushroom' shape 341 vase - beautifully painted with bold strokes in the original early autumn Crocus design circa 1929. For more details visit Premier Antiques

Large Carlton Ware Green 'Apple Blossom' Teapot

Large Carlton Ware Green 'Apple Blossom' Teapot c1939

A large Carlton Ware teapot holding about six cups - good colours nicely painted and in excellent condition. Probably never been used. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques