A beautiful Flight, Barr and Barr Worcester plate from the desirable "Harlequin" service. The decoration features an exotic bird painted by Henry Stinton in a central reserve which is surrounded by a white field edged with gilded rococo scrollwork extending into the cavetto. The wide rim of the plate is in a pale blue decorated with multicolored butterflies and insects.
The reverse of the plate has the elaborate red mark which was used specifically during the 1813 to 1819 period...
A Davenport 2614 Old Imari 2451 style pattern cup and saucer from 1870-1887. This wonderful fully hand painted English bone china 2-5/8" tall cup and matching 5-5/8" saucer has lush gold, cobalt and orange decoration. The pattern was later copied by Royal Crown Derby as "Old Imari" or "Traditional Imari" (in production from 1902-2014)...
A rare comical stoneware lidded jar in the shape of a blowfish by Mark V. Marshall for Doulton Lambeth, circa 1885. This globular vessel stands on three fin feet and the lid has a fin shaped handle. The entire piece is glazed in rich green, white and brown tones. The underside bears an impressed "Doulton Lambeth" mark, signature, and other incised factory marks. In excellent condition, it measures 6.5 inches high and 5.25" diameter.
A delicately potted and painted Vauxhall porcelain tea bowl with an outcurving lip, and depicting rockwork, trees, and an oriental pavilion. The interior with 3 dots and the bottom with a label from the Marie Evans collection.
The diameter is 2 7/8" and the height is 1 5/8". Condition is excellent, with no chips, cracks, restoration, or paint loss. Please note that any dark lines in the photos are shadows from the display stand.
A beautiful Chelsea finger bowl of bellied form, the rim with a brownish-red line, and the body and interior painted with various flowers. Red anchor mark.
This wonderful example of an uncommon form is in excellent condition, with no flaws or issues to speak of. 3" in height, 3 3/4" maximum diameter.
A fine and early Bow porcelain Blanc de Chine thinly potted chocolate or coffee cup with raised prunus blossoms.
Excellent condition with no cracks, losses or restoration. Compared to the usual height of Bow coffee cups of this form and period, which is approximately 2 9/16", the example offered here is 5/8" taller, at 3 3/16". The bowl diameter is 3". A superb and rare piece.
Creamware plate, lobed and moulded, with pierced border of flower heads. Probably made in Staffordshire around 1780. Diameter "8 1/3 / 21 cm. Condition: a few glaze flaws, caused in the fabrication process.
A pair of creamware pierced plates, thinly potted and with ribbed recess and hand pierced border. Possibly from the factory of James & Charles Whitehead. In the pattern book published 1798 by the Whitehead brothers, two versions of this pattern are depicted side by side: one with a beaded edge, the other a ”plain” version like these two. Ten plates with the beaded edge are presented in another Global Ceramics listing...
A very charming and lovely pearlware loving cup of trumpet bowl atop round pedestal and having two attached strap handles. The white body is glazed with blue and red floral motifs enhanced with golden leafage. The rim is decorated with blue and red checkered wrap, and the foot ringed with cobalt blue line.
The condition is generally excellent with the exception of a very small nick on the rim which we show in the photo.
Height is 5 1/2"
The underside is glazed and unmarked...
A pearlware pitcher of barrel shape is held with an applied strap handle and poured through a molded beaker spout. The white ground supports flowers and bouquets in bright colors. The top rim is decorated with diamond hatch design with small spheres painted in purple.
The condition is very good plus, with only a couple of very small and shallow nicks on the underside of the foot. There is a superficial Y crack on the underside...
This grand old light flow blue sugar box has a bright white body in an octagonal shape with ribbed sides and applied tied branch handles with molded leaves on their bases. The neck and rim are decorated in blue swag and foliate motifs. The domed lid is topped with a grape knop. We have not identified the pattern, but the previous owner may have left a clue with an applied label reading Chordette...
A creamware condiment dish of shaped oval form the outside decorated with 4 spaced swags, the interior divided into 3 divisions of 50-25-25. The lid has corresponding swags and a floral, leafed finial, the interior having notches to accommodate petite ladles. These old creamware pieces are uncommon and a treat to find.
We will not gloss over the fact that this dish has condition issues. Starting with the lid we note that the there are a few shallow nicks, some of which are simply glaze losses...
A diminutive, Wedgwood Caneware Bachelor’s Teapot with molded basket weave decoration and a sheaf of wheat finial and foliated handle. An applied strap handle permits carriage of the pot. The teapot is glazed with a yellow-maize ground.
Condition is "As is" meaning that it has suffered damage in its 220 year life. The handle was cracked in 3 places and somewhat amateurishly repaired. The lid is damaged in two places - under the rim and inside lip, all of which we show in the pictures...
A fantastic English Creamware vase decorated in the round in violet or puce enamels depicting lively floral arrangements. The slightly flaring narrow neck of the mouth might remind one of a Meiping style vase.
Creamware vases are considerably harder to find than the serving pieces most commonly found.
Condition is very good to excellent with no damage. The underside retains the tag of a previous seller.
Height is approximately 7 1/2"
Manufacture is estimated to c...
A hard to find Staffordshire pattern decorated with purple transfer which some may mistakenly call flow mulberry. The plate features a romantic vignette of a man and woman courting in a deep bowl, with scalloped rim having reserves of castles and flowers.
The back stamp is Valencia in a cartouche. We would date this plate to c. 1830 give or take.
Diameter is 10 1/2"
Condition is very to excellent. No damage and quite clean.
A Staffordshire plate with deep bowl and scalloped rim featuring 2 young women before an idealized Grecian temple in an idyllic setting. The rim is decorated in reserves of fruits and flowers. The back stamp is Grecian Temple L & H. There is also the previous owner's label dating the plate to c. 1830 with which we generally concur.
Diameter 9 1/4"
Condition is very good to excellent. No cracks or frits.
Eleven(11) English Mintons porcelain encrusted Gold Rim Luncheon Plates, made for "Tiffany & Co. New York", Ca. 1920, 9" diameter, encrusted sun burst design in brilliant Gold, one(1) plate has hair line, ten(10) plates are in good condition. Marked "Mintons" under Crown, "Tiffany & Co." "New York", "Made in England", "H1932H" all in Purple color, and also there are some impressed mark but can not read them. This is the price for ten(10) Plates.
Three lovely copper lustre jugs: green, orange and Gaudy, all English, Staffordshire and mid-19th c. Height: "3 ¾ / 10, " 3 ¾ / 9.5 and "4/ 10 cm respectively. Condition all: fine.