Antique European Porcelain, Pottery and more offered for sale by China Rose Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1439214 (stock #4130)
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A$2,750.00
The raised decoration on this impressive majolica jardiniere was formed in separate moulds and then applied by hand. This is called sprigging. After these sprigs were fired onto the body they were then glazed with the majolica glazes. Possibly French, it carries the number 2016 incised into the base, and a small impressed mark. I have been unable to attribute it to a maker. The jardiniere stands 395 mm (15.5 inches) high and has a diameter of 440 mm (17.5 inches). It weighs in at 8.75 kgs (19.3 ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1326351 (stock #3490)
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A$2,500.00
This bone china dessert basket and stand by Davenport is decorated with their hand painted "Table" pattern, in the Chinoiserie style. The basket features gilt twig handles and pierced walls and this piercing is echoed in the stand. Around the rim of both pieces are hand painted sprays of flowers with gilt highlights. Both pieces are in excellent condition, with the colours still vivid and the gilding showing very little wear. The stand is 262mm long and 197mm wide. The basket is 280mm long (incl...
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1900 item #1442661 (stock #3622)
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A$2,500.00
This very attractive sterling silver ink stand was made by John Grinsell & Sons of London in 1895. The hallmarks on the front of the base are slightly worn, but the marks on the other components are very crisp as can be seen in the photos below. All pieces in this inkstand are marked-the candlestick and its sconce as well as the pierced enclosures containing the ink wells and their lids. It features two large inkwells fully enclosed by lidded, pierced work with the shallow depression under the c...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Religious Artifacts : Pre 1900 item #1439222 (stock #4115)
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A$2,250.00
This Japanese travelling shrine or zushi is presided over by an eight armed goddess seated on a lotus throne and populated with fifteen figures, a horse, a cow and a laden cart and boat. The outside of the lacquered case is decorated with ornate gilt brass, whilst the inside is gilded. The case stands 330 mm (11 inches) high, is 150 mm (6 inches) deep and 212 mm (8.25 inches) wide and is in very good condition. There is some minor damage to the goddess as she has lost an arm. Late 19th century.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1244083 (stock #3145)
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A$2,195.00
This early Moorcroft designed Florian Ware vase is decorated with the Poppy design and carries the James McIntyre backstamp as well as William Moorcroft's painted initials. It stands 215mm high and measures 117mm across the shoulder. It does have some crazing and two very small glaze chips, the largest being 2mm x 1mm. It dates from around 1900.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1920 item #1447033 (stock #3130)
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A$1,800.00
This Moorcroft teapot is decorated with the revived cornflower or brown chrysanthemum design on a mottled green ground. It is unsigned but carries two backstamps. The first is the standard McIntyre mark, in brown, and the second is a retailers mark for Townsend & Co Newcastle on Tyne. It measures 136 mm (5 3/8ths inches) in diameter and stands 160 mm (6 3/8ths inches) to the top of the knop. It has some light crazing and 2 very small chips to the inside of the footrim. It dates from the period 1...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1321159 (stock #2897)
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A$1,450.00
A very attractive hand painted and gilded small Royal Worcester pot-pourri and cover using the old Hadley Worcester shape. The body has two angular handles and stands on four curled feet and the lid is pierced to allow the scent to escape. Both the shape(187) and the painting of pink Cyclamen(pattern 65) are not that common. The fractional number shown on the base indicates the decoration. The number 187 above the line is the shape number, and below the line 65 indicates the pattern-in this case...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1439219 (stock #3826)
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A$1,175.00
This Minton jardiniere is a lovely example of their "Secessionist" range, which was designed by Leon Solon and John Wadsworth. The pattern is number 71 and the raised borders were applied by a technique known as tube lining or slip trailing. When the the coloured glazes ran during the firing, it gave the effect of a piece of individual art pottery, which it is, in effect, as each piece will be slightly different. It stands 260 mm (10.25 inches) high and has a diameter of 287 mm (11.25 inches) at...
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1837 VR item #1439961 (stock #3804)
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A$1,175.00
This good quality campaign decanter box is made of oak, which was stained a reddish colour, and has brass edging. The walls of the piece are 14 mm thick, which is a touch over half an inch, and it carries a good quality Bramah lock. The box stands 286 mm (11.25 inches) high, is 245 mm (9 5/8ths of an inch) wide and 143 mm (5 5/8ths inches) deep. The interior is lined with a dark blue velvet. The decanters are replacements and are in very good condition, with only some very small chips to the bas...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #1241248 (stock #3038)
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A$1,100.00
This pair of Moorcroft salt & pepper shakers is decorated with the Wisteria pattern and dates from around 1920. They stand 150mm high. There is some crazing and a small area on the lid of the salt where the glaze hasn't taken.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1910 item #1310388 (stock #3586)
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A$1,100.00
This Wileman Intarsio biscuit barrel is decorated with scenes from Shakespeare's Henry IV part 1-Falstaff. The pattern number is 3500 on the Wileman shape 308. The lid and handle have recently been resilvered, but there are 5 small cracks in the collar that were there before the resilvering. There is also a 7mm long shallow scratch as shown in the photos. C1905.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1320002 (stock #3635)
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A$1,100.00
This very large bombe shaped two handled faience jardiniere rests on four feet and comes from the factory of Ulysse Besnard of Blois, France. It is hand painted with swirling arabesques and dragons and on each side in a central cartouche is a hand painted fire-breathing salamander entwined around the letter F. This salamander was the emblem of Francois 1 of France (reigned 1515-47) who undertook renovations and extensions to Blois castle. It measures 500mm in length, is 340mm wide and stands 205...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1910 item #1439326 (stock #4454)
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A$1,100.00
This Doulton Burslem vase features a very pretty hand painted scene of a lady holding an armful of roses. It was painted by Frederick Sutton, who was employed at Doulton Burslem from about 1898 through to 1913. He came to Doulton from Royal Worcester, and prior to that he had been at Minton and Coalport as a painter. The vase stands 254 mm ( 10 inches) high and is approximately 100 mm ( 4 inches) at its widest. There are one or two very, very small scuffs of the paintwork to the side and rear, o...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1439329 (stock #4452)
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A$1,100.00
This very large Doulton Lambeth Faience flask vase was painted by Katherine (Katie) Smallfield, who worked at Doulton from c1882-1912. Both sides of the vase are decorated with a single large flower on a graduated green ground. It stands 360 mm (14.25 inches) high, has a diameter of 310 mm (12 inches), and has a depth of 150 mm (6 inches). It weighs 3 kg (6.6 lbs). It is in excellent condition with no cracks or chips and the colours are still vibrant. c 1895.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #1447034 (stock #4498)
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A$1,000.00
The inside of this two handled Moorcroft comport is decorated with a single, large, velvety red and blue pansy, backed by some foliage, which is a rather unusual decoration. Around the rim of the bowl runs an undulating ring of flowerbuds and leaves, which separates the off white glaze at the top and the dark blue that continues down to the foot. It stands 135 mm (5.25 inches) high and the bowl has a diameter of 165 mm (6.5 inches). It has a small flaw on the pansy where a piece of grit from the...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1439600 (stock #3632)
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A$990.00
This flower encrusted ornamental bowl is attributed to Coalport. It is decorated with four lines of hand crafted flowers on the white body. These lines decrease in size towards the centre. Between each line the bowl is decorated with a ground of blue and cream, all richly gilded. The diameter is 290 mm (11.5 inches) and it stands 130 mm (5.25 inches) high. On the inside are four shallow firing cracks, which are contained in the uncoloured stripes. There is some very slight loss of the gilding an...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : French : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1297404 (stock #3592)
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A$985.00
This large, very colourful, Gien Faience, or majolica jardiniere measures 510mm in length, is 295mm wide and stands 180mm high. Coloured by hand, it is in very, very good condition. It does have some scratches on the inside, as you would expect, where pots etc. have stood over the last 145 years, but nothing of any great concern. There is also a small, shallow star crack to the base, as shown in the photo of the mark, but it doesn't come through to the inside. Made in France, it dates from the p...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1439321 (stock #4574)
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A$985.00
This First period Worcester porcelain salad or junket bowl is decorated with the printed blue and white Pine Cone pattern. The central Pine Cone pattern is surrounded by prints of fruit and flowers. On the outside are prints of butterflies, fruit and vegetables, one of which is being feasted on by a snail. The diameter of the bowl is 261 mm (10.25 inches) and it stands 70 mm (2.75 inches) high. Overall it is in very good condition, but it does have two very small firing cracks to the footrim and...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1291140 (stock #3561)
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A$950.00
Standing 312mm high, this pair of electroplated candlesticks demonstrate the superb quality of the Elkington factory. The intricacy and detail are shown in the fine casting and the silver plating is in wonderful condition. The quality is shown further by the weight-each one weighs just over 1.1 kgs. On the rims under the lift out sconces is stamped the model number 9765. The Elkington stamp is punched into the foot of each one together with the date letter T for 1858.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1940 item #1254511 (stock #2604)
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A$925.00
This Moorcroft jug is decorated with the Grape and Leaf design on a dark blue ground. It stands 120mm high and is in excellent condition. It dates from the period 1928-35.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1447908 (stock #3878)
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A$900.00
This lovely first period hand painted Worcester teapot has been decorated on either side with cartouches containing Chinese figures. These cartouches are surrounded by smaller cartouches containing flowers which originally would have been set in a gilded ground, but unfortunately most of the gilding has been worn away. Also there are two rather crude repairs to the lid and some damage to the knop, as shown in the photos. It stands 130 mm (5.25 inches) high. C 1770.
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1940 item #1248346 (stock #3352)
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A$850.00
This Royal Worcester 'Sabrina Ware' vase stands 187mm high and is decorated with a pair of flamingoes, hand painted by G H Evans. The shape is number 2265 and the date mark is for 1931. It does have some crazing, but otherwise it is in excellent condition. Sabrina Ware was first introduced in 1894 and ran through to the mid-1930’s. A beautiful, subtle decoration caused by the effects of metallic salts, the exact final effect could not be controlled and this was considered part of its charm....
All Items : Antiques : Instruments and Implements : Writing : Pre 1910 item #1311594 (stock #3590)
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A$850.00
Sitting on a footed champleve enamel and ormolu base is a moulded slab of onyx, upon which rests another small slab of onyx set in a collar of champleve enamel and atop this is the champleve enamel and ormolu lidded inkstand. The main slab of onyx features a groove on either side as a pen rest. It stands 135mm high, is 225mm long and 130mm wide. The white porcelain inkwell is a replacement, but it is an antique one. There is a small bit of damage to one corner of the onyx as shown in the photo. ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1443298 (stock #4409)
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A$850.00
This Doulton Lambeth stoneware jug was by modelled by Eliza (or Elise as she later liked to be called ) Simmance who had a very long and very productive career at Doulton, starting in 1873 and retiring in 1928. All of the decoration on this jug was done by hand. The base is a mine of information-we have the Doulton Lambeth mark, the year of manufacture, Eliza Simmance's monogram and those of her assistants, Edith Bell, Florence Dennis and Eliza Martin. The sterling silver rim is also marked with...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1930 item #1447032 (stock #3772)
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A$825.00
This Moorcroft bowl is decorated with the "Pomegranate" design. The bowl measures 225 mm (9 inches) in diameter, stands 35 mm (1 3/8 ths of and inch) high and is in very good condition apart from some light crazing. The base is impressed with a facsimile of William Moorcroft's signature, the stamp "Made in England", as well as "Potter to HM the Queen". C 1928.
All Items : Antiques : Furnishings : Accessories : Boxes : Pre 1900 item #1439967 (stock #4577)
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A$800.00
This Tunbridge Ware jewelry box has a very finely detailed mosaic depiction of Penshurst Place, Kent on its slightly domed lid. The main decoration is surrounded by a mosaic border of roses, whilst on the slightly waisted body there is a band of oak leaves, also in mosaic. This design has been attributed to Henry Hollamby in around 1850. Inside it has retained its original crimson silk lining and also its original key. The box measures 252 mm (9 7/8ths inches) in width, 155 mm (6 1/8th inches) i...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Glass : Dutch : Pre 1900 item #1448245 (stock #4087)
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A$795.00
This Dutch sweetmeats set consists of two lidded cut glass bowls on silver supports. These sit on on ivory mounts on an ebonised figure eight shaped wooden stand. Together with the silver carrying handle the whole set rests on cleverly turned ivory bun feet. The feet are made of two threaded pieces which enable you to adjust the feet so that the piece sits solidly on any surface. The height to the top of the handle is 245 mm (9 5/8ths inches), the length is 290 mm (11.5 inches) and the depth is ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1837 VR item #1244844 (stock #3284)
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A$790.00
This large comport (it weighs in at 1.69kg) is by Chamberlain Worcester and is decorated with Fancy Birds in the manner of George Davis, the colours of which are still vibrant. It is unmarked but the gadrooned edge is typical of Chamberlains. Examples can be seen in Colour Plate XII and plate 152, amongst others, in Chamberlain-Worcester Porcelain by Geoffrey Godden 1992. The diameter of the bowl is 284mm and it stands 148mm high. The bowl is supported by four lions paw legs onto a square, stepp...
All Items : Vintage Arts : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1950 item #1254512 (stock #2694)
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A$785.00
This Moorcroft jug is decorated with the "Freesia" design on a green/blue ground. It stands 160mm high and has a diameter of 140mm. It is excellent condition apart from some crazing. It dates from 1945-9.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1241821 (stock #2455)
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A$760.00
Standing 195mm high this very attractive Royal Worcester cupid figurine is shape number 466 from a series "Dancing Cupids"" and dates from around 1875. He stands on a rocky base and is blowing a rams horn, whist his right hand holds a sceptre. The painting of the face has been done most delicately and the whole piece is in excellent condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1900 item #1439218 (stock #3838)
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A$750.00
This beautifully painted and gilded small porcelain jardiniere, or cachepot, carries the Minton circular crown and ermine mark which was applied to only high quality porcelain and earthern wares of the period 1860-70, including many Exhibition pieces. Each of the four sides features a slightly raised medallion decorated with hand painted scenes and ringed with hand tooled gilding. It stands on four square gilded feet and each corner is topped with a small gilded pointed finial. The height is 127...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1900 item #1439332 (stock #3880)
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A$750.00
This three piece majolica strawberry set by George Jones features an oval tray with open rings at the ends which hold a small pot of sugar and one of cream. The centre is decorated with a trompe l'oeil effect of a folded napkin scattered with strawberry leaves. The strawberry theme is continued with a frieze of leaves around each pot. On the base is an applied pad mark for George Jones, Stoke-on-Trent and the painted number 2243 which is the pattern number. It measures 370 mm (14.5 inches) in le...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Pottery : Pre 1837 VR item #1439896 (stock #4401)
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A$750.00
Decorated with an underglaze blue and white chinoiserie pattern, this earthenware punch bowl has been attributed to the Herculaneum factory of Liverpool. The unusual and strikingly deep border is printed inside and out and measures roughly 65 mm, or 2.5 inches. Plate 148 in Alan Smith's "The Illustrated Guide to Liverpool Herculaneum Pottery 1796 - 1840" shows a very similar border on a punch bowl. It has been noted that the central pattern was used by the partnership of William and John Turner ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1910 item #1449223 (stock #4647)
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A$750.00
This good quality wall mirror is framed with a typical Arts and Crafts hand beaten and riveted copper surround. On each of the corners is a raised roundel and in the centre of the top rail is a Ruskin type enamel cabochon. It measures 530 mm (21 inches) high, 430 mm (17 inches) wide, and weighs just under 4.5 kgs (10 pounds). It is in very good condition and would date from around 1910.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1920 item #1243573 (stock #2965)
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A$740.00
This Royal Worcester Sabrina ware vase is hand painted by Walter Sedgley and depicts a goose flying over bare winter trees. It stands 155mm high and is in excellent condition. The date mark is for 1914.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1321061 (stock #3647)
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A$695.00
This very attractive sterling silver card case with a hinged top, was made by Edward Smith of Birmingham in 1853. Smith was a good maker, noted for making card cases decorated with engine turning and engraving. Interestingly, although it was made in 1853, it carries an engraved name of W Wilson 1867. Inside the case is a visiting or calling card for Mr J D Wilson, presumably a descendant of W Wilson, with details of the case written in pencil on the reverse. The card case is 83mm long, 50mm wid...