A charming pair of vases designed as nurseryware. Early 20th century. There is no maker's mark, only an impressed number "3059" at the base of one of the vases. These could be of either American or European manufacture. Each vase is of flattened oval shape with scroll decoration at the top and has five indented vertical slats at the top filled with a green glaze. Also, each is decorated on one side with a green oval - one centered with a figure of a little girl in blue, carrying an ...click for details
A pair of floral-decorated knife rests by Meissen. Each with the Meissen crossed swords mark, in blue, underglaze. Fine porcelain rests with hand-painted floral decoration at either end of each rest and on three sides - a total of 12 different floral designs. Gilt trim. In excellent condition with only slight wear overall. Each rest measures approximately 3 3/4 inches in length.
A 1933 Royal Worcester reproduction of an 18th century Worcester design. Marked "Reproduction Of Early Worcester Design...FLORENCE 1768" and with the Royal Worcester date mark for 1933. A ridged cream colored border having a trailing leaf and branch design along the inner rim. The center is white with a floral grouping of roses and other flowers. There is some rubbing to the leaf and branch design at the tops of some of the ridges at the inner rim and some knife marks in the center of ...click for details
A 1933 Royal Worcester reproduction of an 18th century design. The backstamp is marked "Reproduction Of Early Worcester...FLORENCE 1768" and has Royal Worcester's date mark for 1933. A ridged cream colored border with a leaf and branch design along the inner rim. The center is white with a floral grouping of roses and other flowers. There is some rubbing at the top of some inner ridges to the leaf and branch design and some knife marks on the center of the plate consistent with ag ...click for details
A Royal Worcester plate with backstamp marked "Reproduction Of Early Worcester...FLORENCE Circa 1768". The backstamp includes Royal Worcester's date mark for 1933. A lovely floral plate with a ridged cream colored border having a trailing leaf and branch design along the inner rim. White center with floral grouping of roses and other flowers. There is some rubbing to the leaf and branch design at the high points of some of the ridges, also, a few knife marks in the center all consi ...click for details
MINTON bone china cup and saucer in the DRYDEN pattern. Each piece is decorated with a floral and leafy border in soft colors. Gilt trim. Fluted shanked shape. In excellent condition. No chips, cracks or hairlines. Saucer measures 5 1/2 inches in diameter. Cup measures 2 1/4 inches in height by 4 1/4 inches at its widest point.
Coalport Cottage Pastille Burner, 1964. "The Master's House". Impressed date on the base of 1964. Porcelain cottage with applied bocage and flowers. Gilt trim. A charming example of one of Coalport's 1960s pastille burners that were based on antique models. Pastilles were aromatic pellets used for scenting the room. This example features a small dog patiently waiting at the cottage's entrance for his master's return. In very fine condition with no damage or faults. Ref. ...click for details
Coalport Pastille Burner. "The Umbrella House". Impressed date mark:1960. A beautiful octagonal-shaped porcelain cottage with applied bocage and flowers. Gilt trim. Geoffrey Godden, in "Coalport and Coalbrookdale Porcelains", p. 92, discusses the revival, in the early '60s, of a charming new line by Coalport of porcelain cottages based on antique examples of pastille burners. Pastilles are small pellets of aromatic paste and were used for scenting a room. This example, T ...click for details
A pair of HAND-PAINTED coasters by Royal Worcester, circa 1965. Backstamp states Hand Painted (in script). Each coaster features a game bird - 1. flying Mallard duck, and, 2. Pheasant or Grouse. Each bird is centered within a beaded circle design featuring five turquoise "jewels". Ribbed sides. Gilt rim. In fine condition with no chips or cracks etc. Each coaster measures 3 1/2 inches in diameter by 9/16 inches in depth.
A pair of floral decorated trinket, or ring, trays by Royal Crown Derby. Circa 1950s. Each is beautifully decorated with floral groups - one large group in the center surrounded by four smaller groups positioned at each corner. Gilt rim. One of the trays has a small nick on the gilt rim visible on the tray pictured on the left in enlargement 1 and shown also in enlargement 3 - this could easily be touched up with gilt, otherwise these are in fine condition with no other faults. Each tray measure ...click for details