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Glass Lamp Shades
Glass Lamp Shades

Many original, quality, old glass lamp shades are always available.

See our "Lamp Shades" section. 
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Glass Bottles

A selection of old glass bottles is always available.

See our "Bottles, Jars & Flagons" section. 
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Glass Bottles



Wright and Son Shop Counter Biscuit Jar A124
Wright and Son Shop Counter Biscuit Jar A124
Original, quality 1920's clear glass shop counter biscuit display jar with the original pressed aluminium lid. The glass is etched for the manufacturer of the original contents, "Wright & Son Ltd" and the lid is impressed "Wright & Son Ltd Biscuits By Appointment". Complete and in good order. Jar 7.5" tall and 5.75" diam. Total including lid 9.25" tall and 6" diam. 
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Price: 115.00


Wright and Son Shop Counter Biscuit Jar, 2 available A123
Original, quality 1920's clear glass shop counter biscuit display jar with the original pressed aluminium lid. The glass is etched for the manufacturer of the original contents "Wright & Son Ltd" and the lid is embossed "Wright & Son Ltd. Biscuit manufacturer London". Both these jars are identical and both have a very tiny chip to the top rim, otherwise complete and in good order. Jar tall 7.25" and 5.5" diam. Total 9" tall including lid. Price is for each. 
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Price: 85.00


Wright and Son Shop Counter Biscuit Jar, 2 available A123



Wright and Son Shop Counter Biscuit Jar A122
Wright and Son Shop Counter Biscuit Jar A122
Original, quality 1920's clear glass goldfish bowl shaped shop counter biscuit display jar. This clean example has a turned out top rim and acid etching to the front detailing "Wright & Sons Ltd" biscuit manufacturer. Perfect and the first we have seen of this shape. Complete and in good order. 7" tall and 8" widest. 
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Price: 85.00


Pair of Glass Cerebos Salts A114
Original, quality pair of late 19th century oval shaped moulded glass table salts acid etched "Cerebos Salt" to each side. One miniscule chip to one, otherwise both are complete and in good order. 3.5" x 2.5" x 1.25". 
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Price: 95.00


Pair of Glass Cerebos Salts A114



Advertising Glass Paperweight A108
Advertising Glass Paperweight A108
Original, quality 1920's / 30's rectangular shaped clear glass paperweight advertising "Wallace Spiers & Co Ltd", "Coal Merchants 49 to 61 Pancras Rd, Kings Cross N.W", "Telephone North 2750", "Contractor to His Majesty's Government". The text has been acid etched to the reverse of the weight and infilled in matt gold. No chips and complete and in good order. 4.25" x 2.5" x 0.75". 
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Price: 65.00


Advertising Glass Paperweight A106
Original, quality 1920's / 30's circular clear glass paperweight, advertising "Godson & Dobson Builders Merchants Croydon & Penge" and also detailing "Tel 29 Croydon" and "Tel 232 Sydenham". The text has been acid etched to the reverse of the weight and infilled in green and brown. No chips and complete and in good order. 3.25" diam x 1" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Advertising Glass Paperweight A106



Stella Lager Ashtray A91
Stella Lager Ashtray A91
Original, quality 1920's/30's moulded glass ashtray with four corner cigarette rests and an advert to the base detailing "Stella Lager". Some wear to the protective paint to the underside otherwise complete and in good order. 6.5" x 5" x 1". 
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Price: 56.00


Shop Counter Glass Change Slope A75
Original, quality 1930's moulded glass change slope as used on shop counters for the shopkeeper to place the customer,s change on. This example is advertising Player's navy cut cigarettes and detailing "Ask for Player's and look for the lifebuoy trade mark". Three small chips to the lower rim to one side, otherwise all is complete and in good order. 6.75" square and 1.75" tall at the back. 
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Price: 115.00


Shop Counter Glass Change Slope A75



Schweppes Glass Ashtray A57
Schweppes Glass Ashtray A57
Original, quality 1950's moulded clear glass large counter top ashtray with four corner cigarette slots and red text to each side detailing "Schweppes". Complete and in good and working order. 7.5" square and 2" tall. 
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Price: 56.00


Wills Capstan Ashtray A28
Original, quality 1940's, circular pressed glass ashtray, with blue print to the two sides advertsing "Wills's Capstan" brand of cigarettes. Complete and in good order. 5" base diameter + 1.5 tall. 
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Price: 30.00


Wills Capstan Ashtray A28



Amethyst Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV38
Amethyst Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV38
Original, quality 1920's freeblown amethyst coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form with a good pontil scar to the underside. Complete and in good order. 6.25" tall and 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 45.00


Cranberry Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV37
Original, quality 1930's / 40's cranberry glass hyacinth bulb vase of the short globular form. This good example has engraved detail to the front of nasturtium flowers and a good sharp pontil to the underside. Complete and in good order. 5" tall, 3" top and 5" widest. 
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Price: 78.00


Cranberry Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV37



Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV36
Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV36
Original, quality 1920's tall slender amber coloured glass, freebown hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form, with a good pontil scar to the underside. Complete and in good order. 7" tall, 2.75" top diam and 3" base. 
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Price: 38.00


Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV35
Original, quality 1920's tall slender amber coloured glass freeblown hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form showing some wear to the underside. Complete and in good order. 7.75" tall, 3" top diam and 2.75" base. 
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Price: 38.00


Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV35



Pale Amethyst Coloured Hyacinth Bub Vase BV32
Pale Amethyst Coloured Hyacinth Bub Vase BV32
Original, quality 1920's freeblown pale amethyst coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form with vertical ribbing. Complete and in good order. 6.25" tall and 5" diam. 
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Price: 45.00


Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV30
Original, quality 1920's freeblown Bristol Blue coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form, with good wear to the underside and a ground out pontil mark. Complete and in good order. 5.5" tall and 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 45.00


Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV30



Deep Blue Glass Hyacinth Vase BV28
Deep Blue Glass Hyacinth Vase BV28
Original, quality 1920's deep blue, nearly black, freeblown glass hyacinth vase decorated with white enamel dots and patterns. Good wear to the underside and a polished top edge. This is the first enamel decorated bulb vase we have seen. Complete and in good order. 6" tall and 5" widest. 
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Price: 68.00


Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV27
Original, quality 1920's freeblown Bristol blue glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form, showing wear to the underside. Complete and in good and working order. 5.5" tall and 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 45.00


Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV27



Green Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV24
Green Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV24
Original, quality 1920's freeblown deep green glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form showing some wear to the underside. Complete and in good order. 6" tall and 5" widest. 
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Price: 36.00


Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV19
Original, quality 1920's, freeblown amber coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form showing some wear to the underside. Complete and in good order. 5.5" tall x 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 36.00


Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV19



Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV18
Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV18
Original, quality 1920's freeblow bristol blue glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form showing wear to the underside, complete and in good order. 5.5" tall and 4.5" widest  
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Price: 45.00


Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase, 2 available BV17
Original, quality 1920's, freeblown Bristol blue coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form showing some wear to the underside. Complete and in good order. 5.75" tall x 4.75" widest.. Price is for each. 
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Price: 45.00


Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase, 2 available BV17



Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV15
Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV15
Original, quality pre-war, Bristol blue coloured glass hyacinth vase with a frosted finish and an etched and gilded design of Iris flowers and leaves. A most unusual design. Complete and in good order. 8.5" tall x 3.5" widest.  
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Price: 45.00


Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV12
Original, quality 1920's, freeblown blue coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the a waisted form showing some wear to the underside. Complete and in good order. 6" tall x 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 45.00


Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV12



Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV11
Bristol Blue Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV11
Original, quality 1920's, freeblown Bristol blue coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the a waisted form showing some wear to the underside. Complete and in good order. 6" tall x 4.5" widest. 
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Price: 45.00


1953 Coronation Glass Tankard CC199
Original, quality clear glass small tankard with a side loop handle, the front is transfer printed with detail of The Royal Coat of Arms with the unicorn and the lion and "Coronation of Queen Elizabeth June 2nd 1953". Perfect, unused and complete and in good order. The first we have seen. 4" tall x 4.5" wide including handle. Top 2.75" diam and base 2.25" diam. 
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Price: 36.00


1953 Coronation Glass Tankard CC199



1953 Coronation Glass Beaker CC182
1953 Coronation Glass Beaker CC182
Original, quality pale blue overlaid on clear moulded glass beaker, transfer decorated to the front in colour with the Royal Coat of Arms and "Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II June 2nd, 1953". This beaker was issued to commemorate the coronation, and was given one to each child at school. Complete and in good order. 4.75" tall and 2.75" widest. 
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Price: 23.00


1913 Commemorative Glass Paper Weight CC141
Original, quality rectangular shaped clear glass paperweight issued to commemorate King George V visit to Preston on July 8th, 1913. This super example, the first we have seen, has wide bevelled edges to the top and is acid etched to the reverse with the crown over the monogram for King George V and the date July 8th 1913. One very minor chip on one corner and some minor scratches on the back and front, otherwise complete and in good order. 5" x 3" x 1".  
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Price: 56.00


1913 Commemorative Glass Paper Weight CC141



1911 Glasgow Exhibition Jug CC70
1911 Glasgow Exhibition Jug CC70
Original, quality small clear glass water jug with a pouring lip, a super loop handle and acid etched panels to each side. One side details "A Present From The Scottish Exhibition, Glasgow 1911" with the city Coat of Arms and the other side has a picture of presumably the exhibition building and underneath "Stewart Fountain Palace of History" and "Mrs Benzie". 5" tall x base diameter 2.75" and 4.5" front to back including handle. 
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Price: 45.00


Clear Glass Cupboard Knob CK454
Original, quality circa 1900, clear moulded glass cupboard knob with a circular brass backplate and a steel wood screw thread for mounting. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 1.5" diam, knob 1.5" diam, 1.5" front to backplus screw thread 0.75". 
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Price: 56.00


Clear Glass Cupboard Knob CK454



Large Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK453
Large Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK453
Original, quality late 19th century large cut glass single cupboard knob with a brass collar, a replacement circular brass backplate made to suit and a wood screw thread for mounting. A super example with not a chip in sight. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.25", knob 2.5" diam + 2.5" front to back + 1.25" steel thread. 
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Price: 95.00


Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK452
Original, quality late 19th century spherical shaped cut glass cupboard knob with a brass collar and a steel woodscrew tapered thread. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some very minor chips on the high points, otherwise complete and in good and working order. Collar 1" diam, knob 1.5" diam, 1.75" front to back plus 1" thread. 
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Price: 65.00


Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK452



Set of 8 Glass Drawer Handles CK418
Set of 8 Glass Drawer Handles CK418
Original, quality set of eight late 19th century moulded clear glass chest of drawer knobs. These examples were often used on typical Welsh dressers chest of drawers and Lancashire sideboards. Each knob has a rosette form to the front and a tapered threaded stem for twist fitting into the correct sized hole, no glue or screws required. One has a flaw in the moulding rather than a chip which is hardly visible. Otherwise all is in near mint condition, complete and in good and working order. 2" diam and 1.5" front to back exposed. Total 2.25" front to back and hole required for thread 0.75". Price is for the set. 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Cut Glass Cupboard Knobs CK403
Pair of original, quality late 19th century spherical shaped clear cut glass cupboard knobs each with a brass collar and a cast brass backplate with two concealed countersunk screw holes for mounting. The knobs are secured with a steel wood thread stem. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is perfect with not a chip in sight. Complete and in good and working order. Backplate 1.25", knob 1.75", 1" screw thread and 1.5" front to back. 
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Price: 150.00


Pair of Cut Glass Cupboard Knobs CK403



Clear Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK383
Clear Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK383
Original, quality late 19th century spherical shaped cut glass cupboard knob with a brass collar and a wood screw steel thread. Not a chip in sight. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 0.75", thread 1" long, knob 1.5" diam and 1.25" front to back. 
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Price: 45.00


Clear Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK382
Original, quality late 19th century spherical shaped cut glass cupboard knob with a brass collar and a wood screw steel thread. Not a chip in sight. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 1.1/8", thread 1" long, knob 1.75" diam and 1.5" front to back. 
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Price: 75.00


Clear Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK382



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19" Tall Glass Dome on Plinth D30
Original, quality late 19th century, fine glass tall cylindrical dome with the original circular base on three bun feet. All is complete and in good order. Plinth 9.25" diam x 1.25". Dome 19" tall x 8" diam. 
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Price: 145.00


Glass Dome on Plinth D9
Original, quality, late 19th century, fine glass cylindrical dome, with a replacement oak plinth made to suit, copied from an original. The plinth is painted black and has three bun feet beneath. All is complete and in good order. Plinth 7.75" diameter x 1.25", dome 16.75" tall x 6", total height 17.5". Others similar may well be available. 
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Price: 85.00


Glass Dome on Plinth D9



Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles DH808
Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles DH808
Original, quality pair of 1920's ovoid shaped cut glass door knobs with circular brass backplates and a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. Each backplate has three screw holes for mounting. These most unusual shaped cut glass door knobs do have minor staining visible through the glass and one has a very minor chip, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.25" diam, knob 3" x 1.5" and 2.25" front to back. 
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Price: 200.00


Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH790
Original, quality pair of 1920's spherical shaped heavy cut glass door knobs with circular brass backplates, each with six concealed countersunk screw holes for mounting and with a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. Some very minor chips to the glass, otherwise complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.25", knobs 2.25" and 2.25" front back. Price is per pair. 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH790



Pair of Clear Glass Door Handles DH787
Pair of Clear Glass Door Handles DH787
Original, quality pair of 1920's spherical shaped heavy clear glass door knobs with circular nickel backplates, each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and with a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. A super pair of knobs with not a blemish in sight and complete and in good and working order. Backplates 2.25" diam, knob 2.25" and 2.25" front to back. 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Oval Cut Glass Door Handles, 11 pairs available DH760
Pair of 1920's / 30's oval shaped cut glass door knobs with circular chromed backplates and a standard square bar to fit standard mortice locks and latches. Each backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting. Some minor chips to the high points, otherwise complete and in good and working order. Most unusual to find oval cut glass door knobs and a good long run. Backplates 2.75" diam, knob 2.25" x 1.5" and 2.5" front to back. Price is per pair. Some matching keyhole covers may well be available ref code: KC445. 
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Price: 230.00


Pair of Oval Cut Glass Door Handles, 11 pairs available DH760



Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles, 3 pairs available DH720
Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles, 3 pairs available DH720
Original, quality pair of 1920's spherical shaped cut clear glass door knobs with circular nickel backplates, each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. All with a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. The nickel has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some very minor chips to most otherwise complete and in good and working order. Backplates 2.25" diam, knob 2" diam and 2.25" front to back. Price is per pair. 
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles DH653
Original, quality pair of 1920's spherical shaped clear cut and polished glass door knobs with circular aluminium backplates each with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. These super pair of knobs are perfect, with not a chip in sight and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.25", knob 2.25" and 2.25" front to back. 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles DH653



Oval Cut Glass Door Handle DH650
Oval Cut Glass Door Handle DH650
Original, quality 1920's single oval shaped cut glass door knob on the original brass backplate with three countersunk screw holes for mounting. The reverse is stamped for the manufacturer "Comyn Ching London". Not a chip in sight and complete and in good and working order. Backplate 2.25", knob 2.5" x 1.5" and 2.5" front to back. 
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Price: 85.00


Green Freeblown Glass Eye Bath EB13
Original, quality early to mid 19th century freeblown green glass eye bath with a circular foot with a polished pontil mark to the underside and a polished top rim to the bath. Complete and in good and working order. 2.75" tall and 2" diam foot. 
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Price: 65.00


Green Freeblown Glass Eye Bath EB13



Freeblown Clear Glass Eye Bath EB12
Freeblown Clear Glass Eye Bath EB12
Original, quality late 19th century, freeblown clear glass eye bath, with a polished pontil under the foot. An unusual shape with one side lower than the other. Complete and in good order. 2" tall, base 1.75" and body 2" x 1.25". 
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Price: 45.00


Porcelain Eye Bath EB11
Original, quality early to mid 19th century, white porcelain eye bath with a neck mounted on an oval shaped foot. Complete and in good order. 2" x 1.25" x 2" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Porcelain Eye Bath EB11



3 Branch Cricklite Candelabra FL14
3 Branch Cricklite Candelabra FL14
Original, quality, superb three branch candelabra, circa 1900, with an octagonal shaped cut glass column, a square and stepped base and mounted to the top with a cast brass corinthian capital. The three curved brass branches each with rings to the ends, support pressed glass saucers, with pressed glass domes or the alternative fine glass shades / chimneys. These lights are used with small nightlight candles. The brass ring holders are stamped "Clarke's Trade Mark Cricklite" to the inside. The corinthian capital is stamped "Clarke's Cricklite". The pressed glass saucers are embossed to the insides "Clarke's Patent Trade Mark Cricklite " with a dancing fairy to the centre and the alternative fine chimneys are mounted with pressed brass collars to the bases in the original matt gilt finish. Either but not both sets of chimneys or dome covers are included with the candelabra. A few very, very, minor chips to the column base, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Base 4.25" square, 16" tall including saucers, 15" widest diameter and height including domes 19.5, height including chimneys 20.5". 
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Price: 450.00


Moulded Clear Glass Flower Stand FP11
Original, quality clear glass dome shaped flower stem stand. This stand was for setting a display of cut flower and foliage stems and is much larger than average. The upper section is cut and polished and the underside is embossed "Made in England" and with the patent number for the year 1910. Complete and in good and working order. 5" tall and 6.5" diam. 
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Price: 65.00


Moulded Clear Glass Flower Stand FP11



Cut Glass Flower Stand FP6
Cut Glass Flower Stand FP6
Original, quality, circular, dome shaped large moulded glass, flower stand in cut brown clear glass, with marble type veins. This stand was for setting a display of cut flowers and is a larger than normally found size. It is also most unusual to find these in coloured glass. The underside is embossed "Made in England", "10" and with a patent number for the year 1931. Some minor damage to the inner veins, but otherwise complete and in good order. 6.5" tall x 10" widest.  
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Price: 85.00


Glass Inkwell IW98
Original, quality late 19th century, square glass inkwell with a circular brass collar and hinged lid stamped with a crown over "S.O." (Government Stationery Office). This moulded example has some natural blemishes in the glass and is complete and in good and working order with the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 1.5" tall and 2" square. 
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Price: 56.00


Glass Inkwell IW98



Glass Inkwell IW97
Glass Inkwell IW97
Original, quality late 19th century shallow circular glass inkwell with a cast brass collar and hinged circular lid. The underside shows good wear marks and a polished pontil. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 4" diam x 1.25" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Moulded Glass Inkwell IW95
Original, quality 1920's moulded clear glass inkwell with a brass collar and hinge to the lid and a pen rest moulded in the front glass section. This hexagonal shaped inkwell is perfect with the brass polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good and working order. 4" tall and 4 1/8" base diam. 
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Price: 56.00


Moulded Glass Inkwell IW95



Cut Glass Inkwell IW82
Cut Glass Inkwell IW82
Original, quality late 19th century large square clear glass inkwell with a hobnail cut design to the underside, a brass hinge and collar to the lid and a facet cut glass lid. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. One minor chip to one corner otherwise complete and in good order. 3" square and 4" tall.  
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Price: 85.00


Cut Glass Inkwell IW73
Original, quality, late 19th century, square cut glass inkwell with a good hobnail decoration to the underside and hinged cap. The brass hinged collar has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good order. Base 2 3/8" x 2 3/8" and 3.5" tall.  
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Price: 65.00


Cut Glass Inkwell IW73



Cut Glass Inkwell IW72
Cut Glass Inkwell IW72
Original, quality, late 19th century, square cut glass inkwell with a good decoration and a hinged glass cap with brass mounts. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good order. Base 2.25" x 2.25" and 3.5" tall.  
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Price: 65.00


Swan Ink Bottle in Case IW68
Original, quality 1920's, moulded clear glass ink bottle with the rubber pippette. The bottle is embossed "Swan Ink" with a swan and "Trade Mark" and is retained in the spring loaded turned wooden case with a screw on shaped top. The box is finished in the original red stain and the underside is impressed with the Swan trademark and "Box Made in US". Apart from the perished rubber all is complete and in good order. 4.75" tall x 1.75" base diameter.  
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Price: 34.00


Swan Ink Bottle in Case IW68



Small Cut Glass Ink Well IW50
Small Cut Glass Ink Well IW50
Original, quality, very small, square cut and polished glass inkwell, circa 1900, with a cut glass cap on a brass hinged collar. One miniscule chip to one edge to the side, otherwise complete and in good and working order. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Base 1.25" square and 1.75" tall.  
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Price: 45.00


Brass and Glass Inkstand IW43
Original, quality, late 19th century, very decorative cast brass inkstand, with a screw on cut glass inkwell to the centre. The stand is of a clover leaf shape, with embossed decoration of leaves, stems and mythical beast heads and an acanthus leaf trim to the outer rim, all standing on three ball feet. The inkwell has a brass collar and hinge to the cut glass lid and apart from a few minor chips to the inside of the cap, all is complete and in good and working order. The underside has a maker's mark of "AFC" and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A most unusual example. 8.5" widest x 4.75" tall including inkwell.  
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Price: 115.00


Brass and Glass Inkstand IW43



Blood Cupping Glass M154
Blood Cupping Glass M154
Original, quality mid 19th century clear glass cupping glass as used for bloodletting. This example is oval in shape, has a flat polished base and rolled over rim. Perfect and complete. 2" x 1.5" and 2" tall.  
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Price: 45.00


Blood Cupping Glass M153
Original, quality mid 19th century clear glass cupping glass as used for bloodletting. This example has a knop to the top, with a hole to the centre, is acid etched " The Holborn Surgical Ins Co London EC " to the body, and has a super rolled over base rim. Perfect and complete. 3" tall and 2" widest.  
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Price: 65.00


Blood Cupping Glass M153



Blood Cupping Glass M152
Blood Cupping Glass M152
Original, quality mid 19th century clear glass cupping glass as used for bloodletting. This example has a knop to the soft pointed top and a super rolled over base rim. Perfect and complete. 4" tall and 2.5" widest.  
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Price: 78.00


Brown Glass Kidney Bowl M86
Original, quality, late 19th century, brown glass, kidney shaped medical receptacle. This example has a polished top edge and is complete and in good order. Another similar bowl may be available, reference code M85. 12.25" x 6.75" x 2.5". 
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Price: 115.00


Brown Glass Kidney Bowl M86



Brown Glass Kidney Bowl M85
Brown Glass Kidney Bowl M85
Original, quality, late 19th century, brown glass, kidney shaped medical receptacle. This deep brown example has a polished top edge and is complete and in good order. Another similar bowl may be available, reference code M86. 12" x 7.25" x 2.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Medicine Glass and Stopper M80
Original, quality, pressed glass medicine glass and stopper cap, circa 1900, embossed 'Pochet's Patent'. This example has a point to the inside bottom. This example has a point to the underside base and originally had a cork or rubber collar; otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. 1.75" high and 1.75" top diameter. 
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Price: 38.00


Medicine Glass and Stopper M80



Brass and Mother of Pearl Magnify Glass MG20
Brass and Mother of Pearl Magnify Glass MG20
Original, quality late 19th century brass framed circular magnifying glass with the handle mounted with six strips of Mother of Pearl. A good magnification and in superb condition with not a blemish in sight. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Glass 3" diam, total including handle 6.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Brass Magnifying Glass MG19
Original, quality late 19th century brass framed circular magnifying glass with the handle mounted with six strips of Mother of Pearl. A good magnification and in superb condition with not a blemish in sight. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Glass 3.25" diam, total including handle 7.5" x 0.75". 
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Price: 156.00


Brass Magnifying Glass MG19



Celluloid Framed Magnifying Glass MG18
Celluloid Framed Magnifying Glass MG18
Original quality 1920's magnifying glass with simulated tortoiseshell, celluloid frame and handle with brass mounts. One scratch to the lens otherwise complete and in good and working order. Lens 2.75" diam and total 6.5" x 3.25". 
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Price: 56.00


Nickel Mounted Magnifying Glass MG17
Original, quality 1920's nickel framed magnify glass with a turned wooden handle, plain and simple but very clean and very useful. Complete and in good and working order. Frame 3.75" diam x 0.5" and total length 8.5". 
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Price: 85.00


Nickel Mounted Magnifying Glass MG17



Horn Mounted Magnifying Glass MG13
Horn Mounted Magnifying Glass MG13
Original, quality 1920's rectangular framed magnifying glass with a cow horn frame and hand grip and a nickel joining mount. A superb example, the first we have seen and in good and clean condition. Frame 4.25" x 3" x 0.75". Total length 7.25". 
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Price: 135.00


Glass Rolling Ruler, 2 available R51
Original, quality 1920's clear glass tube, acid etched to one side "Use Moncrieffs Inks". This 12" long tube was a rolling ruler used with dip pens to draw horizontal lines. This is the first we have seen and all is complete and in good order. 12" x 0.75" diam. Price is for each. 
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Price: 65.00


Glass Rolling Ruler, 2 available R51



Glass Rolling Pin with Coin RP7
Glass Rolling Pin with Coin RP7
Original, quality 1920's freeblown clear/green glass rolling pin with knop ends and, cleverly, a silver 3d piece dated '1912', inserted in the hollow tube part during the blowing and cooling process. Complete and in good and working order. 17" x 2.75". 
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Price: 56.00


Blue Glass Soda Syphon SS68
Original, quality late 19th century blue glass soda syphon with the original pewter top mount, The glass is etched back and front "Property of E. Geraut & Co London EC" and the pewter top is stamped likewise. One minor bruise to the base, otherwise complete and in good order, but not suitable for use. 12" tall and 3.5" diam. 
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Price: 145.00


Blue Glass Soda Syphon SS68



Cane Covered Soda Syphon SS67
Cane Covered Soda Syphon SS67
Original, quality 1920's Continental Cane Covered Soda Syphon with two spherical clear glass sections with pewter tap and collars, all standing on a circular white ceramic base. The cane is perfect as is the rest of this super item, the tap is embossed "Briet S.G.D.G. Paris". These are difficult to find in perfect condition today, and this one is complete and in good order but not suitable for use. 18" tall and base 6.5" diam. 
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Price: 165.00


Double Bubble Soda Syphon SS65
Original, quality late 19th century, huge glass "double bubble" soda syphon, with a wire mesh protective cover to the outside. The top pewter mounts are complete, but with no makers names or marks and all is complete and in good order but not suitable for use. 19.5" tall x 7.5" widest diam. 
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Price: 300.00


Double Bubble Soda Syphon SS65



Bedford Chemists Glass Soda Syphon SS62
Bedford Chemists Glass Soda Syphon SS62
Original, quality 1920's clear glass soda syphon with a chromed top fitting and acid etched to the glass "Taylor Brawn and Flood Chemists Bedford" and similar is impressed to the chrome top mount. The label to the top for "Dayla Soda Water" is for a later refilling of soda water. Complete and in good order but not suitable for use. 12" tall and 3.5" diam. 
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Price: 36.00


Schweppes Glass Soda Syphon SS60
Original, quality 1920's clear glass soda syphon with a chromed top fitting and acid etched to the glass "Schweppes Limited by appointment mineral water manufacturer" and with a Royal Coat of Arms and similar is impressed to the chrome top mount. All is complete and in good order but not suitable for use. 12" tall and 3.75" diam. 
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Price: 36.00


Schweppes Glass Soda Syphon SS60



J. Wragg Glass Soda Syphon SS57
J. Wragg Glass Soda Syphon SS57
Original, quality 1920's clear glass soda syphon with a chromed top fitting and acid etched to the glass "Job Wragg Shirley Birmingham" and similar is impressed to the chrome top mount. The bonus on this syphon is the original paper label for "Job Wragg Ltd Soda Water" still attached although a little scruffy. Some minor bruising to the glass on the high points otherwise complete and in good order but not suitable for use. 13" tall and 4" diam.  
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Price: 36.00


Wire Covered Glass Soda Syphon SS52
Original, quality 1920's / 30's, clear glass soda syphon with chromed top mounts and interwoven wire work covering. This very clean example was pressure filled, with "sparklett" gas bulbs which screwed in the top but now this is just for decoration or for a lamp conversion. Complete and in good order. 13.5" tall and 4" diam.  
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Price: 75.00


Wire Covered Glass Soda Syphon SS52



Chichester Soda Syphon SS49
Chichester Soda Syphon SS49
Original, quality 1920's, clear glass soda syphon with a chromed top fitting, acid etched to the front "Pinks Chichester" for the supplier of the original contents with the same impressed to the chrome top. Complete and in good order, but not suitable for use. 12.5" tall x 4.25" diameter.  
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Price: 36.00


Rowland Ward Ale Glass T214
Original, quality post-war clear glass ale glass with a side handle and engraving to the front depicting a sable antelope with trees in the background. These were produced for the firm of Rowland Ward and retailed in their shops in Nairobi and elsewhere in Africa. Perfect. 5" tall, base 4" + 3.25" top and 5.5" wide including handle. 
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Price: 56.00


Rowland Ward Ale Glass T214



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