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All our stock is old, original, in excellent order and ready for use. We carry no modern or reproductions. We welcome your telephone calls +44 (0)1488 682317 or by email to hofgartner@belowstairs.co.uk for further information on any of the catalogue items or your other requirements or if you have any difficulties ordering through our system.



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.

5.75" diam.

Total including lid 9.25" tall.

6" diam.

 
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Price: 115.00


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



Bristol Blue Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV39
Bristol Blue Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV39
Original, quality freeblown Bristol blue coloured glass hyacinth bulb vase of the waisted form, showing good wear to the underside. Complete and in good order.

5.75" tall.

Widest 4.75".

 
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Price: 45.00


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.

4.5" widest.

 
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Price: 45.00


Amethyst Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV38



Cranberry Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV37
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.

5" widest.

 
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Price: 78.00


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.

3" base.

 
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Price: 38.00


Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV36



Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV35
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.

2.75" base.

 
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Price: 38.00


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.

5" widest.

 
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Price: 36.00


Green Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV24



Amber Glass Hyacinth Bulb Vase BV19
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


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



1953 Coronation Glass Tankard CC199
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.

Base 2.25" diam.

 
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Price: 23.00


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.

2.75" widest.

 
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Price: 23.00


1953 Coronation Glass Beaker CC182



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".

4.5" front to back including handle.

 
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Price: 34.00


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.

1.5" front to back exposed.

Total 2.25" front to back.

Hole required for thread 0.75".

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 125.00


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.

1.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 45.00


Clear Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK383



Clear Cut Glass Cupboard Knob CK382
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.

1.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 75.00


Glass Dome on Wooden Plinth D32
Original, quality late 19th century glass dome with a flat front and back in a very fine glass and on the original shaped ebonised wooden plinth with four bun feet. Complete and in good order.

Total 15" x 8" x 15".

Internal height 13.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Glass Dome on Wooden Plinth D32



Glass Dome on Plinth D9
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".

 
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Price: 85.00


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.

Backplates 2.25" diam.

Knobs 3" x 1.5".

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 185.00


Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles DH808



Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles, 2 pairs available DH790
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.

Backplates 2.25".

Knobs 2.25".

2.25" front back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 185.00


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".

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Clear Glass Door Handles DH787



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

Knobs 2.25" x 1.5".

2.5" front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 185.00


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.

Knobs 2" diam.

2.25" front to back.

Price is per pair.

 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles, 3 pairs available DH720



Pair of Cut Glass Door Handles DH653
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.

Backplates 2.25".

Knobs 2.25".

2.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 115.00


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.

Backplates 2.25".

Knobs 2.5" x 1.5".

2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 75.00


Oval Cut Glass Door Handle DH650



Glass Dome on Plinth D9
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".

 
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Price: 85.00


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".

Body 2" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 45.00


Freeblown Clear Glass Eye Bath EB12



Porcelain Eye Bath EB11
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


Brocks Blue Milk Glass Fairy Light FL20
Original, quality 1920's blue milk glass fairy light with a checkered pattern in relief and detailed to the base for the manufacturer "Brocks Illuminations Made in England". Fairy Lights were used at garden parties, part filled with water with a floating candle, and then suspended from bushes. Complete and in good and working order.

3.75" x 2.75" widest.

 
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Price: 36.00


Brocks Blue Milk Glass Fairy Light FL20



Glass Fairy Lights, 8 available FL19
Glass Fairy Lights, 8 available FL19
Original, quality late 19th century to 1920's moulded coloured glass fairy lights with shear tops. These were used with night light candles floating in water inside and wired hung in bushes in the garden. Assortment of colours as in picture. Complete and in good and working order.

3.5" tall.

2.25" widest.

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 16.00


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.

Height including domes 19.5.

Height including chimneys 20.5".

 
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Price: 450.00


3 Branch Cricklite Candelabra FL14



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 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


Glass Inkwell IW97



Moulded Glass Inkwell IW95
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.

4 1/8" base diam.

 
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Price: 56.00


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.

4" tall.

 
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Price: 85.00


Cut Glass Inkwell IW82



Cut Glass Inkwell IW73
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 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


Cut Glass Inkwell IW72



Brass and Glass Inkstand IW43
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


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 M154



Blood Cupping Glass M153
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.

2" widest.

 
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Price: 65.00


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.

2.5" widest.

 
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Price: 78.00


Blood Cupping Glass M152



Brown Glass Kidney Bowl M86
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 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


Brown Glass Kidney Bowl M85



Medicine Glass and Stopper M80
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.

1.75" top diameter.

 
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Price: 38.00


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.

Total 6.5" x 3.25".

 
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Price: 56.00


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


Horn Mounted Magnifying Glass MG13



Glass Rolling Ruler, 2 available R51
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


Nickel Plated and Glass Hip Flask SF14
Original, quality late 19th century glass flat sided spirit 'Hip' flask with a nickel mounted drinking cup, a locking top cap and a leather covered top half. Both the top mount and the underside of the cup are impressed for the manufacturer "James Dixon & Co Ltd". The cup has the original matt gilt lining, the cap operates and seals well and the glass is perfect. Some minor scuffs to the leather otherwise complete and in good and working order.

6.75" x 4.25" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 156.00


Nickel Plated and Glass Hip Flask SF14



St Annes on the Sea Glass Soda Syphon SS75
St Annes on the Sea Glass Soda Syphon SS75
Original, quality 1920's glass soda syphon with a tapered glass bottle mounted with a pewter tap to the top. both the tap mount and the glass bottle are detailed for the supplier of the original aerated mineral water "Fylde Direct Ltd St Annes on the Sea. Some scuffs to the base but complete and in good order otherwise, but not suitable for use.

13.75" tall.

4.25" base diam.

 
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Price: 56.00


Amber Glass Soda Syphon SS74
Original, quality pre-war amber coloured glass soda syphon with the original chromed fittings and original paper label. The front of the glass is acid etched with details for the manufacturer of the original contents "SchweppesLtd London" and the Royal Coat of Arms. The chrome mounts are also detailed for Schweppes and all is complete and in good order, but not suitable for use.

12" tall x 4" diam.

 
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Price: 165.00


Amber Glass Soda Syphon SS74



Amber Glass Soda Syphon SS73
Amber Glass Soda Syphon SS73
Original, quality pre-war amber coloured glass soda syphon with the original chromed fittings and original paper label. The front of the glass is acid etched with details for the manufacturer of the original contents "Schweppes Ltd London" and the Royal Coat of Arms. The chrome mounts are also detailed for Schweppes. All is complete and in good order, but are not suitable for use.

12" tall x 4" diam.

 
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Price: 165.00


Devizes Soda Syphon SS72
Original, quality 1920's / 30's clear glass soda syphon with the original chromed top mounts and acid etched to the front for the supplier of the mineral water "Wadworths of Devizes" and with their North Gate trademark. Some bruises, but otherwise complete and in good order but not suitable for use.

12" tall.

Body 3.75" diam. 
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Price: 56.00


Devizes Soda Syphon SS72



Maidstone Soda Syphon SS71
Maidstone Soda Syphon SS71
Original, quality 1920's / 30's clear glass soda syphon with the original chromed top mounts and acid etched to the front for the supplier of the mineral water "Style & Winch Ltd of Maidstone" and with their water jug trademark also dated 1933. Complete and in good order but not suitable for use.

13.5" x 4.5" diam base.

 
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Price: 65.00


Macclesfield Soda Syphon SS70
Original, quality 1920's / 30's clear glass soda syphon with the original chromed top mounts and acid etched to the front for the supplier of the mineral water "Williamson Macclesfield" and with their Beehive trademark. Complete and in good order but not suitable for use.

13.5" x 4.5" diam base.

 
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Price: 65.00


Macclesfield Soda Syphon SS70



Blue Glass Soda Syphon SS68
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.

3.5" diam.

 
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Price: 145.00


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.

Base 6.5" diam.

 
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Price: 165.00


Cane Covered Soda Syphon SS67



Double Bubble Soda Syphon SS65
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


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.

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.

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.

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" x 3.25" top.

5.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Rowland Ward Ale Glass T214



Glass Fly Trap T115
Glass Fly Trap T115
Original, quality circa 1900 / 1920's freeblown clear glass fly trap with an inverted funnel, an applied top collar to the neck and three feet to the base. These were baited with a sweet liquid to the inside to attract flies and wasps and used in the kitchen mainly. The insects became intoxicated and drowned in the liquid. Complete and in good and working order.

7" tall.

5" widest.

 
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Price: 65.00


Glass Fly Trap T113
Original, quality circa 1900 / 1920's freeblown clear glass fly trap with an inverted funnel, an applied top collar to the neck and three feet to the base. These were baited with a sweet liquid to the inside to attract flies and wasps and used in the kitchen mainly. The insects became intoxicated and drowned in the liquid. Complete and in good and working order.

7" tall and 5.5" widest.

 
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Price: 65.00


Glass Fly Trap T113



Glass Minnow Trap T112
Glass Minnow Trap T112
Original, quality late 19th century freeblown glass minnow trap. These were used in fresh water to trap minnows and other small fish, to be used for live bait to catch pike or perch. This example has a deep hole to the base and a good applied top collar to the neck. Complete and in good and working order.

12" x 5" base diam.

 
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Price: 85.00


Gold Witches Ball WB7
Original, quality late 19th century medium sized spherical shaped gold coloured, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. A replacement split ring and wire has been fitted otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.

5.5" diam.

 
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Price: 125.00


Gold Witches Ball WB7



Silver Witches Ball WB6
Silver Witches Ball WB6
Original, quality late 19th century medium sized spherical shaped silver colour, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches, if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. Complete and in good order.

6" diam.

 
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Price: 150.00


Gold Witches Ball WB5
Original, quality late 19th century medium sized spherical shaped gold colour, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. Complete and in good order.

6" diam.

 
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Price: 125.00


Gold Witches Ball WB5



Gold Witches Ball WB4
Gold Witches Ball WB4
Original, quality late 19th century medium sized spherical shaped gold colour, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. Complete and in good order.

6" diam.

 
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Price: 125.00


Small Blue Witches Ball WB3
Original, quality late 19th century small spherical shaped blue coloured, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. Complete and in good order.

4.5" diam.

 
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Price: 100.00


Small Blue Witches Ball WB3



Small Gold Witches Ball WB2
Small Gold Witches Ball WB2
Original quality late 19th century small spherical shaped gold coloured, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. Complete and in good order.

4" diam.

 
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Price: 100.00


Small Green Witches Ball WB1
Original, quality late 19th century small spherical shaped green coloured, glass witches ball. These were originally used to mirror the light around a room in the days when candle, oil or firelight was the only source of light other than naturally through the windows. These objects later acquired their superstitious properties of scaring away evil spirits and witches if you are superstitious. Originally these were free blown and silvered to the inside with an early mercury silvering and a small brass disc and ring were fitted for these to be suspended with. These were made in a huge range of sizes and colours but are not easy to find these old original ones today. Complete and in good order.

3" diam.

 
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Price: 100.00


Small Green Witches Ball WB1



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