Antique European Porcelain, Pottery and more offered for sale by China Rose Antiques
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1837 VR item #1440109 (stock #4514)
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A$160.00
The cartwheel penny was circulated in 1797 as the first British copper penny. The obverse has a portait of George III and the reverse has a seated statue of Brittania. This fairly worn specimen has been converted into a locket with facility for two photographs inside. It is 40 mm (1.5 inches) in diameter, mounted in white metal, and weighs 50 gms, including the chain.
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 : Metals : Silver : Asia Trade : Pre 1900 item #1453625 (stock #4672)
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A$315.00
This Chinese filligree silver gilt card case with a lift off lid measures 88 mm (3.5 inches) in height, 56 mm (2.25 inches) in width and has a thickess of 16 mm (5/8ths of an inch). The central cartouches on either side feature intricate raised filligree work. There are two very small areas of damage to one side and there has been some loss of the gilding where it has been handled. C 1870.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1910 item #1439753 (stock #4509)
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A$190.00
This very decorative large copper jug features a pressed crocodile skin effect by way of decoration. On the base are stamped the number 8, indicating that it holds 8 pints, and the letters JS&S B. It was made by J. Sankey and Sons of Bilston, near Wolverhampton in the West Midlands of England. It stands 355 mm (14 inches) high and is in very, very good condition. It dates from around 1900.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1439897 (stock #4604)
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A$190.00
These ornately decorated silver plated asparagus servers are by Elkington & Co of Birmingham England. They measure 242 mm (9.5 inches) in length and 48 mm (1 7/8ths inches) at the widest point. They are in very good condition, with no actual wear to the silver, apart from some faint scratches, and the spring action is still strong. They carry Elkington's date letter for 1905.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1900 item #1443631 (stock #4505)
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A$120.00
This pair of silver plated fish servers were made by Elkington & Co. They are quite weighty and are decorated with very ornate and very detailed engraving, more so on the fish slice which offers a broader area. The slice is 325 mm (12.75 inches) in length and the fork is 247 mm (9.75 inches). Both pieces are in very, very good condition and carry Elkington's date code for 1880.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Continental : Pre 1910 item #1439898 (stock #4605)
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A$185.00
This very attractive French silver cake slice, or dessert spoon, features an embossed silver handle and a silver gilt blade. The French silver mark showing the head of Minerva is stamped on the handle where it joins the blade. The stamp fails to show the fineness of the silver, whether it is 925 parts per 1000, or 800 parts per 1000, so I will assume 800 parts per 1000...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1837 VR item #1444501 (stock #4448)
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A$625.00
This large Georgian sterling silver ladle carries the makers mark for Graham and McLean of Glasgow and was assayed in Edinburgh in 1801. It also carries a family crest, possibly Scottish, and the monogram I (or J) MB. It weighs 245 gms, (7.88 troy ounces) and measures 371 mm (14.5 inches) in length. It is in very good condition.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1439192 (stock #4592)
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A$195.00
These two pieces of Gorham sterling silver flatware are decorated with the Versailles pattern, which was introduced in 1888. The butter knife, or possibly a pickle knife, is 165 mm (6.5 inches) in length and weighs 34 gms. The spoon measures 153 mm (6 inches) in length, 38 mm (1.5 inches) across the bowl, and weighs 29 gms. Both pieces are in good condition, but the spoon appears to have had something dropped across the bowl, very slightly distorting the edges...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Copper : Pre 1910 item #1439331 (stock #4569)
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A$495.00
This large copper tray was hand beaten by John Pearson (1859-1930), a master craftsman in the British Arts and Crafts movement. A nice feature, and one rarely seen, is the twist added to the handles-perhaps to give the carrier a better grip as it is a large, heavy tray. Pearson stamped his mark onto the back at both ends. The tray measures 647 mm (25.5 inches) in length, including the handles, and 393 mm (15.5 inches) in width. It weighs 2.8 kgs, just over 6 lbs...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1837 VR item #1445009 (stock #2545)
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A$150.00
This Georgian Old Sheffield Plate caddy spoon features a stamped outline pattern and applied filigree work to the handle. It measures 70 mm (2.75 inches) in length and is 38 mm (1.5 inches) at its widest. It is in excellent condition (although the photos might suggest it, there is no loss of silver at all). C 1810
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1837 VR item #1444498 (stock #2816)
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A$130.00
This Old Sheffield Plate caddy spoon was manufactured by stamping the shell shaped spoon from Old Sheffield Plate, and then applying cast silver decoration to the handle. The length is 72 mm (2.75 inches), the width 42 mm (1.75 inches) and the weight is 16 gms. There is some loss of silver to the high points on the back of the bowl. c 1800.
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Plate : Pre 1910 item #1442005 (stock #2410)
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A$495.00
This very attractive silver plated footed fruit bowl with swing handle, was made by Orvit of Germany and is in the classic Art Nouveau style featuring embossed roses and entwined stems. The stand is in excellent condition (it has been replated) and has its original glass liner which is also in excellent condition. It stands 270 mm (10.5 inches) high to the top of the handle, and is 250 mm (10 inches) in diameter. C 1905
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 : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1444750 (stock #4248)
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A$295.00
This lovely sterling silver berry spoon by James and Josiah Williams of Exeter carries the date mark for 1861. The ornate decoration leads down the handle to the bowl which features, amongst other fruit, a pineapple, an orange and some grapes, with the bowl having been given a gilt wash. The length of the spoon is 234 mm (9.25 inches) and it weighs 87 gms (2.79 troy ounces). It is in very good condition.
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...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Sterling : Pre 1900 item #1443302 (stock #4502)
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A$650.00
This good quality sterling silver card case was made by Edward Smith of Birmingham in 1854. Both sides are decorated with the same richly engraved pattern where the centre panel features a cornucopia of fruit and the surrounding panels depict flowers and foliage. Smith was a good maker, noted for making card cases decorated with engine turning and engraving. On the front, immediately below the cornucopia, is a family crest above the initials "MA"...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Metals : Silver : Pre 1900 item #1321166 (stock #2448)
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A$650.00
This very attractive sterling silver ladies card case and diary is engraved on the front with butterflies and tropical foliage inside a strapwork border. The reverse is engraved with ferns, flowers and a bird chasing an insect in flight, again inside the strapwork border. The engraved monogram on the front is MYIMN and below that is the date June 17th 1882...