Three Empires Three Empires
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : Chinese Export : Pre 1800 item #1331093 (stock #087)
Three Empires
£275
A chinese porcelain bowl painted in London, possibly at the James Giles factory, in a famille rose palette but with english style flowers.

Dating from the 2nd half of the 18th., it measures 9 inches wide and 2 1/4inches deep.

There is one small flake and 4 minuscule frits to the rim.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #1318094 (stock #057)
Three Empires
£45
An english pearlware tea bowl decorated in underglaze blue transfer with a "long bridge" pattern.

Dating from c.1800, it measures 3 1/2inches (8.8cms) across.

There are 3 spur marks to the footrim. It is in excellent condition.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1800 item #1318076 (stock #056)
Three Empires
£50
A finely potted coffee can decorated in underglaze blue transfer. There are hand-turning marks to the interior.

Probably dating from c.1790, it stands 2 1/2inches (6.4cms) high.

There are a couple of minuscule frits on the rim of this very soft body. It is in very good condition with no other frits, chips, crazing or cracks.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1317414 (stock #054)
Three Empires
£145
A fine french porcelain vase made by Samson of Paris after a chinese original. There is a Samson mark to the base.

Dating from the late C19th/ early C20th., it stands 29cms high inc. lid.

It is in excellent condition.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1305787 (stock #022)
Three Empires
£185
A Mason's porcelain miniature teapot decorated in a "clobbered" style in underglaze blue, enamels and gilt. It is unmarked.

An identical shaped teapot sold at Christies was described as 1840-5 although I always thought these were earlier. It measures 3 3/8inches (8.5cms) from tips of spout and handle.

There is some wear to the gilding and some small losses to the enamel.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1303524 (stock #012)
Three Empires
£89
A fine pearlware pottery kidney dish transfer printed in a deep cobalt blue with the popular "boy on a buffalo" pattern.

Dating c.1800-20, it measures 9 1/2inches (24.2cms) long.

It is in excellent condition with only some very small brown spots at the rim where the glaze drained away.