Minggu, 10 Februari 2013

Early Blue and White - Flowers and Leaves Pickle Dish

'Flowers and Leaves' Pearlware Leaf Pickle Dish c1815

A beautiful all over pattern, marked examples noted in Coysh by either Henshall or Herculaneum. Here on a rare leaf shaped pickle dish.

Clarice Cliff Windbells

Clarice Cliff Bizarre 'Windbells' Athens Jug c1933

One of the most psychedelic of art deco designs with a black sinuous tree and shimmering blue leaves set against a wavy background of yellow, orange and green. Produced briefly in 1933 and 1934. Shown here to full effect on a rare small Athens jug.

Shelley Harmony

Shelley Harmony 'Drip' Ware Biscuit Barrel c1930
A rare Shelley Harmony Ware biscuit barrel with original removable chrome handle.

Maling Lustre - Primrose Border

A lovely design of primroses on a background of either pink, blue or green lustre. Here on a large dish which shows the pattern to full effect.

Maling Pink Lustre 'Primrose Border' Art Deco Dish c1936

Royal Winton Julia Chintz

Grimwades Royal Winton 'Julia' Chintz Ascot Jug c1938

Here is a lovely Royal Winton 'Julia' chintz Ascot shape cream jug. A vibrant 1930s design with a background of tiny white flowers edged in green. Cerise, yellow and pink roses decorated with green leaves predominate and there are additional sprays of blue flowers and deep pink briar roses.

Royal Doulton Figure - the Boy from Williamsburg HN2183

Royal Doulton 'Boy from Williamsburg' HN2183

A charming figure of a young member of an eighteenth century Williamsburg family from the series designed by Peggy Davies and in production from 1969 to 1983.

Clarice Cliff Water Lily

Clarice Cliff 'Water Lily' Toast Rack c1936

An unusual item from the 'water lily' range introduced in 1936. A central 3 bar toast rack with a lily pond each end for butter and preserves. A charming piece not seen that often.