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

Tuesday, 30 October 2018

Clarice Cliff 'Blue Chintz'

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Blue Chintz' Octagonal Plate c1932

A lovely 'Blue Chintz' octagonal plate, beautifully painted with stylised water lilies in vibrant colours. For more details visit Premier Antiques


Monday, 29 October 2018

Wileman Intarsio Miniature Vase by Frederick Rhead

Wileman Intarsio Miniature Vase by Frederick Rhead c1898

A lovely little Intarsio vase decorated with stylised art nouveau flowers. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

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

Sunday, 28 October 2018

Hancock's Morris Ware C2-4 Vase by George Cartlidge

Morris Ware Vase by George Cartlidge c1918

A rare Hancock's Morris Ware C2-4 vase designed by George Cartlidge - beautifully tube lined with cornflowers in shades of deep pink and green on a shaded ochre ground. For more details visit my website 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

Thursday, 25 October 2018

Royal Doulton 'Under the Greenwood Tree - Robin Hood' Cup and Saucer

Royal Doulton 'Under the Greenwood Tree' Cup and Saucer c1950

A fine Royal Doulton tea cup and saucer from Under the Greenwood Tree (Robin Hood) series, with 'Alan a Dale' on the saucer and 'Robin Hood and Little John' on the cup. For more details visit my website 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

Davidson's Orange Cloud Glass Column Vase

Davidson's Orange Cloud Glass 8" Column Vase c1935

A rare orange cloud glass column vase - Davidson's pattern number 279. It has a lovely depth of colour and is in great condition. Orange is one of the rarest cloud glass colours.
It was difficult and costly to make and was only made intermittently over a year or so in 1934/5. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

There is also a fantastic cloud glass website here which covers just about every aspect of design and manufacture.

Don Pottery 'Named Italian Views'

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

A scene titled 'The Tomb of Theron at Aggrigentum' and a nice one to find in this Don Pottery series with full pottery marks. Printed in a medium blue it depicts a group of travellers sketching and exploring the ancient ruined tomb. Below the picture are the words ' Tomb of Theron at Aggrigentum'. For more details see Premier Antiques

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

Spode 'Tower' Pattern

Spode 'Tower' Pattern Round Serving Dish c1820

A rare Spode scalloped serving dish printed in medium blue inside and out with the 'Tower' pattern. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques


Davidson's Cloud Glass

Davidson's cloud glass c1935

For a selection of cloud glass visit my website Premier Antiques

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

Carlton Ware Blue Lustre 'Parrot' Vases

Carlton Ware Blue Lustre 'Parrot' Vases c1925

A stunning pair of large Carlton Ware blue lustre vases, each with two colourful parrots and finishing touches in best gold. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Henry Greener Slag Glass Aesthetic Movement Jug

Greener Slag Glass 'Bird on Branch' Aesthetic Movement Jug c1880

A rare purple malachite glass jug in the aesthetic movement style by Henry Greener with alternating panels of a bird on a branch. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

Royal Worcester 'Before the Wind' and 'Against the Wind' Figurines by James Hadley

Royal Worcester 'Before the Wind' and 'Against the Wind' c1878

A fantastic pair of Worcester Porcelain figures modelled by James Hadley - 'Before the Wind' and 'Against the Wind', painted in bright pastel enamels with great attention to movement and detail. For more details visit Premier Antiques

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

Maling Blue Lustre 'Grape Vine Border' Chelsea Bowl

Large Maling Blue Lustre 'Grape Vine Border' Chelsea Bowl c1930

A lovely Maling lustre Chelsea bowl decorated in the centre with a butterfly, the border with grapes and vine leaves against a blue scale ground. For more details visit Premier Antiques

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

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Orange V' Clog

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Orange V' Clog or Sabot c1930

A large size sabot or clog, beautifully painted in the very rare 'Orange V' produced briefly in 1930. Bold blocks of colour and intricate lines make it a striking example. For more details visit my website Premier Antiques

Royal Doulton Art Nouveau 'Poppies' D3226

Royal Doulton Art Nouveau 'Poppies B' Series Ware Bowl D3226 c1910

A rare Royal Doulton art nouveau pedestal bowl with two scrolled handles - large and impressive, it's decorated inside and out with blue poppies and seed heads. For more details visit Premier Antiques 

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

Mason's Patent Ironstone China 'Japan Basket' Loving Cup

Mason's Patent Ironstone China 'Japan Basket' Loving Cup c1890

A rare late Victorian Mason's two handled loving cup decorated with rich ironstone colours in the 'Japan Basket' pattern. For more details visit Premier Antiques

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