The cup has the solid conical handle designed by Clarice Cliff, with the matching saucer and plate decorated in her Rhodanthe motif. These pieces were made in the 1930s at the English pottery Wilkinson, which was Cliff's employer. All three are vibrantly hand-painted and in pristine condition. The height of the cup is 2-1/2 inches and the diameters of the saucer and plate are 5-7/8 and 6-1/2 inches, respectively.
A flower trough is a low jardiniere or planter, using the English vernacular. This one was designed by Clarice Cliff in her very popular Gayday motif, with orange, red, purple and blue flowers. The container is trimmed in yellow and green with a black outline, and the shape is influenced by orientalism, typical of the Art Deco period. Measurements are 11-1/4 by 7-1/4 by 3-3/8, and the condition is excellent with only signs of use but no damage.
Ashby Guild pottery three handled vase covered in an attractive mottled pink/purple glaze, made circa 1910. The vase measures 11cm high. The base is unmarked but I can just see part the very faint outline of the Ashby Guild oval mark. The vase has had a knock to one of the handles, which has resulted in a crack to the handle and crack to the rim.
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English Copeland Spode blue Transferware Beaker, 4" high, 3 1/8" diameter-top rim, with farmers and herds of cow in front of Italian style Castle and ruins and wide foliage border design on top rim inside and outside. No damage or restoration. Marked "Copeland and Spode", "Italian" "England" in transfer blue color on the bottom.
Two(2) English Royal Staffordshire Transferware Creamers, one green and the other one cranberry color, 3 1/2" high, 3 3/4" wide include handle, 2 1/4" deep, with bridge, ducks in the lake in front of English style building, no damage or restoration. Marked "Royal Staffordshire" "Tonquin" "A J Wilkinson LTD" Burslem, England" on the bottom in red and green.
English Staffordshire small Copper Luster Creamer,2 1/8" high, 2 3/4" wide with handle included, and Maple leaf design in copper luster color, stamped "Ters Hanley, England" in green and impressed marks, and pearl luster glaze inside around the rim inside. The condition is good, no damage.
Handpainted Pottery Character Jug of a pirate, Captain Flood, c. 1920. 4 3/4 inches.
Arnhart, 5th Ave. Handpainted Pottery "Pirate" Character Jug, c. 1920. 4 1/4 inches.
Small Sterling Pottery Handpainted Character Jug of a Pirate, c. 1930. 3 1/4 inches high.
Royal Doulton Handmade & Hand Painted Porcelain Character Jug, "Elephant Trainer", artist marked, 1989. Elephant head handle, 7 inches high x 7 3/8 inches wide.
Large Ann Macbeth pottery jug painted with flowers and foliage, made circa 1915. The jug measures 13.5cm high and has Ann MacBeth’s mark to the base. The condition is excellent with no chips, cracks or any restoration. I am happy to ship worldwide. Please email if you have any questions. (2.5 cm = 1 inch).
Vintage Royal Winton chintz in the Tartans pattern, made in England in 1937 by Grimwades. The shape of this dish - a bowl set in a square - is from the Art Deco period prior to 1940. It is in excellent condition and measures 5-1/2 inches square and about 1-1/4 inches deep.
The strong colors on this biscuit barrel, or cookie jar, are remarkable with only a few scratches in the glaze on the top of the barrel and light oxidation of the outermost rim of blue glaze on the lid, and no other damage. This is one of Clarice Cliff's designs and shapes, number 333, designed and brought to market in England in 1932- 1933...
A 4-7/8" tall trumpet-shaped English art pottery vase by Ault. This vase has the stylized mark used by Ault from 1923-37; the colour is a light green with fine lustre hues. This item is in excellent original condition with no chips, cracks, losses, damage or repairs other than some allover crazing. All items are thoroughly and conservatively graded and all condition issues are noted; all items are vintage or antique and may have slight signs of gentle use. Small packet air shipping to the U.S...
Winchcombe Ray Finch stoneware casserole with combed decoration and covered in an iron glaze. The large casserole measures approximately 19 cm high and approximately 24cm at its widest. The base has the Winchcombe Ray Finch seal. The condition is excellent with no chips, cracks or any restoration, this I guarantee, see my returns policy. I am happy to ship worldwide. Please email if you have any questions. (2.5 cm = 1 inch).
Brilliant colors and shape highlight this pitcher (jug) made in England by the Thomas Lawrence pottery in their Falcon Ware line, circa 1950. Three colors in glossy finishes, with the white zig-zag molded as well as picked out with glaze. The six-inch tall pitcher is in perfect condition.
Marguerite chintz in the interior of the tea cup and the well of the saucer of this set, which is glossy black ceramic with thick gilded trim. It is marked "Best Gold" on both pieces, and is fancier than the typical cottage look of chintz ware. Made in England under the Royal Winton mark of Grimwades, circa 1950. The cup measures almost four inches across the bowl and 2-3/8 inches in height;the saucer measures 5-5/8 inches in diameter. Both pieces are in excellent condition.
A simple shape made at the Wilkinson's pottery then brilliantly painted in Clarice Cliff's workshop with her Woodland design. Made in England circa 1931 and in perfect, mint condition with thick hand-painting. The bowl measures 6-1/2 inches in diameter and 3 inches in height and is fully signed with the name of the pattern and the painter's cipher.