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Arts and Crafts Copper Ashtray A53
Arts and Crafts Copper Ashtray A53
Original, quality 1920's square shaped copper ashtray in a hammered finish and Arts and Crafts style. The reverse is impressed with the Staffordshire knot logo and name for the manufacturer 'Perry Son and Co' and the registration number for the year 1890. Polished and lacquered and complete and in good order. 5.5" square and 0.5" tall. 
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Price: 65.00


Set of 10 Brass Drawer Handles CK371
Original, quality set of 10 matching late 19th century cast brass drawer handles with solid backplates, each with four screw holes for mounting and a drop swing pull handle. Although sold as a set of ten, three are a tiny bit smaller, not really visible though, in fact, the three lower ones in the picture are the smaller ones. All have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good and working order. Larger backplate 3.25" x 1.25". Smaller backplate 3" x 1.25". Total drop 1.5".  
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Price: 165.00


Set of 10 Brass Drawer Handles CK371



Set of 6 Brass Cupboard / Drawer Pulls   CK285
Set of 6 Brass Cupboard / Drawer Pulls CK285
Set of six matching, original, quality brass 'gothic' style ring handles for cupboard doors or drawers, originally from a suite of bedroom furniture, circa 1880. These examples have a diamond mounted backplate with four screw holes for mounting and a central drop ring handle. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. All are complete and in good order. Backplates 1.25" x 1.25", total 1.5" tall + 0.5" front to back. Price is for the set. Others matching but of different sizes may well be available codes CK283 and CK284 and CK230.  
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Price: 125.00


Arts and Crafts Brass Wall Candle Scone CL74
Original, quality 1920's brass wall mounted candle sconce of Arts and Crafts form with a tall reflector backplate with a curved forward heat deflector. The top front is embossed with birds and the underside is stamped "J.Co" for the maker. Scottish we believe. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 11.25" tall x 4.75" wide and 3.5" front to back. 
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Price: 156.00


Arts and Crafts Brass Wall Candle Scone CL74



Copeland Chamberpot   CP33
Copeland Chamberpot CP33
Original, quality, late 19th Century, cream coloured chamberpot with sepia decoration in the Aesthetic Movement style. The main body has two cameo pictures, one of a temple overlooking a river and the other of a church in a town square, both with oriental figures. Other decorations include two pairs of flying cranes, two scrolls of fruit blossom and flowers to the handle and top rim. The underside is embossed with a registration lozenge mark for the year '1882' and impressed for the manufacturer 'Copeland'. Complete and in good order. 5.25" tall, 9.75" top diameter and 11.5" wide including side handle. 
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Price: 40.00


Liberty Tudric Pewter Candelabra CS180
Original, quality 1920's twin branch pewter candelabra of an Art and Crafts form with a circular plinth. The underside is impressed "6 Tudric. English Pewter Liberty & Co 01747". A minor dent to the rim of the plinth otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.  
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Price: 135.00


Liberty Tudric Pewter Candelabra CS180



Pair of Benson Brass and Copper Candlesticks CS164
Pair of Benson Brass and Copper Candlesticks CS164
Pair of original, quality 1920's copper and brass candlesticks, designed by W.A.S Benson, in the typical Arts and Crafts form from this designer. These are not stamped for this maker but have all the other signs and were originally nickel plated. The slender turned stems are mounted with a simple tripod base and mounted to the top with a cast brass candle sconce surrounded, by five leaf like petals in sheet copper. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 6.5" tall and 6.5" base diam spreads of feet.  
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Price: 385.00


Pair of Brass Door Handles DH622
Original, quality late 19th century superb pair of cast pink brass door knobs in the well detailed form of poppy seed pods in the Art and Crafts manner. The backplates have a milled edge and concealed countersunk screw holes for mounting and a threaded standard square bar and grub screw adjustment system to fit standard mortice locks and latches. This is the first pair we have seen of this model, and I was informed this pair of knobs came from either Hampton Court Palace or Buckingham Palace. Backplate 2", knob 2" and 2.75" front to back. 
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Price: 465.00


Pair of Brass Door Handles DH622



Pair of Ebony and Brass Door Handles DH587
Pair of Ebony and Brass Door Handles DH587
Original, quality pair of late 19th century spherical shaped ebony door knobs with plain but large pink brass circular backplates and a square bar included to fit standard mortice locks and latches. Each backplate has three countersunk screw holes for mounting and all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3.25" diam, knob 2.25" diam and 2.5" front to back. Another very similar pair of door knobs with colour variation to the ebony may well be available, code DH586. 
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Price: 115.00


Pair of Large Arts and Crafts Brass Door Handles 7 pairs available DH557
Original, quality larger than average cast brass door knobs in the original, bronzed finish in a serious Arts and Crafts seed pod and leaves form, circa 1900. These super examples are for use with mortice locks and latches and have five countersunk screw holes to each backplate and a square bar for turning. No maker's marks but we think these were manufacturer by Dryad of Leicester. Complete and in good and working order. Backplate 4" diam, knob 2.5" diam and 3" front to back. Price is per pair.  
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Price: 365.00


Pair of Large Arts and Crafts Brass Door Handles 7 pairs available DH557



Pair of Arts and Crafts Brass Door Handles DH554
Pair of Arts and Crafts Brass Door Handles DH554
Original, quality pair of cast pink brass egg shaped door knobs circa 1900, in a serious Arts and Crafts form. These examples, for use with mortice, lock have a square backplate with soft corner and four screw holes for mounting and plant seed pod shaped knobs. No maker's marks but we think these were manufactured by Dryad of Leicester. A superb pair of handles with a square steel bar included. Backplate 2.5" square, knob 1.5" diam and 3" front to back.  
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Price: 230.00


Brass Door Pull Knob DP375
Original, quality 1920's, large cast pink brass, octagonal shaped door pull knob, this will not turn a lock or latch, only pull the door closed. Impressed to the back in script for the manufacturer "Kayes Leeds". This superb example has a flat front to the design, matching backplate and a good large dome headed brass threaded bolt and steel washer for mounting. Some minor pitting overall, however complete and in good and working order. Backplate 3.75" diameter, knob 2.75" diameter, total 3" front to back.  
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Price: 230.00


Brass Door Pull Knob DP375



Copper Exterior Electric Bell Push EP402
Copper Exterior Electric Bell Push EP402
Original, quality 1920's / 30's, exterior electric bell push with a horizonal rectangular shaped copper backplate in the original bronze finish with four countersunk screw holes for mounting and a central white ceramic push button detailing "Press" in black upper cased text. For use with a 12 volt, low voltage electric supply system. Other parts required to operate this system are usually available in stock and many other bell fittings of differing types may also be available. This example has an Arts and Crafts feel about it and can be polished to the copper if required. The press detail is rather worn, but otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Backplate 5.5" x 2.5" and 1.5" x 0.75" to be recessed.  
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Ebony and Brass Fireside Tongs F535
Original, quality pair of late 19th century most unusual brass fireside tongs in the aesthetic movement style with not a name or makers' mark to be seen. These cast brass tongs have ebony inserts to the grip and each stem with reeded decoration, and the hinge has a sunflower motif above. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. 24.5" x 3" x 1". 
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Price: 285.00


Pair of Ebony and Brass Fireside Tongs F535



Pair of Brass Fire Dogs   FD99
Pair of Brass Fire Dogs FD99
Pair of original, quality late 19th century, cast brass fire dogs in the Arts and Crafts style, these were used to rest the fire irons upon - shovel, tongs and poker. This pair each have two front legs with arrowhead shaped feet, a central dimpled effect panel and a tapered stem with a dished circular finial to the top. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A super pair of fire dogs, complete and in good and working order. 13" tall, 7" wide at front + 8" front to back. 
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Price: 156.00


Pair of Arts and Crafts Copper Fingerplates FP223
Original, quality pair of, circa 1900 , copper fingerplates in a hammered finish and in the Arts and Crafts style with shaped ends and an embossed design to the centre. Each fingerplate has four screw holes for mounting and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Originally nickel plated and still showing some around the relief. Complete and in good order. 12" x 3". Price is for the pair. 
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Price: 135.00


Pair of Arts and Crafts Copper Fingerplates FP223



Elsleys Brass Fingerplates, 16 available   FP174
Elsleys Brass Fingerplates, 16 available FP174
Original, quality, late 19th century, engraved brass door fingerplates. Impressed "Elsley's" to the reverse for the manufacturer and embossed to the front with the registration number for the year 1888. These shaped fingerplates each have four screw holes for mounting and super engraved designs of acanthus leaves on a the central larger panel and short panels beneath and above. A truely serious Arts and Crafts design by this known maker and what a run! Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 9 are marked "Elsley's" and with the registration number, but 6 are not. 10.75" x 3.25". Price is for each.  
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Price: 68.00


Arts and Crafts Brass Electric Hall Lantern HL442
Original, quality 1920's cylindrical shaped brass electric hall lantern with the original frosted glass cylinder. This example has an Arts and Crafts embossed design to the domed top and four cut out 'Sunray' type panels to the body. A length of new brass chain and a new replacement brass ceiling rose is included and all has been rewired with modern three core silk covered flex and a new brass UK bulb holder. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all complete and in good and working order. Lamp 9.5" tall and 7" widest. Rose 2.5" diam and 2" tall. Chain 16.5" long. 
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Price: 285.00


Arts and Crafts Brass Electric Hall Lantern HL442



Benson Copper Ice Bucket / Soup Tureen IB8
Benson Copper Ice Bucket / Soup Tureen IB8
Original, quality, 1920's, copper ice bucket with an enamelled white interior to the bucket, brass side handles and a knob turned in cow horn to the lid. The underside of the handles and the inner rim of the lid are impressed 'W.A.S Benson Patent'. One small dent to the top rim otherwise all is in superb order. This is only the second we have seen. Has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. 10.5" wide including handles, 8" front to back and 9" tall including lid.  
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Price: 350.00


Jones and Willis Brass Water Jug J127
Original, quality circa 1900 heavy brass jug with cast brass mounts stamped to the underside for the manufacturer "Jones and Willis" Ecclesiastical suppliers. This super example, in an Arts and Crafts style, has a large "Sparrow's Beak" pouring lip and a decorative shaped handle to the side. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some very minor dents otherwise complete and in good and working order. 14.5" tall, base 6" diam, body 7" widest and 9" including handle. 
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Price: 300.00


Jones and Willis Brass Water Jug J127



Arts and Crafts Purple Jug J124
Arts and Crafts Purple Jug J124
Original, quality 1920's globular shaped lilac coloured toilet jug originally from a ewer and basin washing set. This superb Arts and Crafts styled jug is impressed to the underside "Aultcliff England" and is complete and in good order. 9.5" tall, body 9" diam and 10" widest including lip and handle.  
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Price: 65.00


Benson Copper Insulated Jug J116
Original, quality, tapered copper insulated jug, circa 1900. This example is the smallest size in the range and was manufactured to a design by W.A.S. Benson. The insulated interior has a nickel liner, the conical lid has a shaped brass grip and hinge and the main body has a side brass strap handle. The underside is stamped for "Benson" with the logo of three hammers in a shield, "British Made" and "WASB". All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order. 4.5" tall x 3.75" base diameter and 4.75" front to back including handle.  
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Price: 115.00


Benson Copper Insulated Jug J116



Benson Copper Insulated Jug, 2 matching available J93
Benson Copper Insulated Jug, 2 matching available J93
Original, quality, tapered copper insulated jug, circa 1900, engraved to front with upper cased "H.H." for the previous owner. This example was manufactured to a design by WAS Benson, has an insulated liner and the original turned cow horn knob to the top of the hinged lid. The brass side strap handle is impressed to the reverse "W.A.S. Benson Patent". All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good order. 9.5" tall x base diameter 4.5". Price is for each.  
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Price: 89.00


Benson Copper Insulated Jug J87
Original, quality, tapered copper insulated jug, circa 1900. This example is a smaller one of the range of sizes, but not the smallest, was manufactured to a design by W.A.S Benson and has an unusual enamel liner to the inside. The hinged circular lid has the original turned cow horn knob and the shaped side handle is in brass. The underside is impressed "Benson's Patent" and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. Base 4.5" diameter, 9.25" tall and 5.25" wide including handle.  
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Price: 75.00


Benson Copper Insulated Jug   J87



Arts and Crafts Jardiniere J43
Arts and Crafts Jardiniere J43
Original, quality small, circa 1900, circular copper jardiniere with a galvanised floor, a slightly curved out top flange, a riveted side seam and a continuous hammered design of embossed arrowroot leaves. No maker's mark but well worked. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 3.75" tall and 4.75" diam base. 
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Price: 125.00


Brass Letter Flap LF242
Original, quality 1920's, cast brass letter flap in the Arts and Crafts style, with a shaped outer edge and replacement nuts, bolts and spring fitted. This example has a fairly small aperture and does have some blemishes to the top edge of the flap and above, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. Exterior 9" x 3.25", aperture 5.5" x 1.25", bolt centres 7".  
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Price: 65.00


Brass Letter Flap   LF242



Arts and Crafts Brass Salver P61
Arts and Crafts Brass Salver P61
Original, quality, circular embossed brass salver, circa 1900, with an Arts and Crafts design of six Cod type fish swimming around the centre. All in great detail but no maker's marks. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order. 12" diameter x 1" front to back.  
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Price: 165.00


Arts and Crafts Brass Rat Plate P60
Original, quality 1920's, small circular brass tray / plate with a wide and wavy rim and a central embossed detail of a rat curled up. This plate was originally nickel plated but most has worn away and there is no sign of a maker's name or logo, although this item certainly deserves one. Polished and lacquered, complete and in good order. 6.25" diameter x 0.5" front to back.  
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Price: 85.00


Arts and Crafts Brass Rat Plate P60



WT&S Brass Potstand PS47
WT&S Brass Potstand PS47
Original, quality, late 19th century, circular cast brass potstand / trivet with a pierced design to the top of a golfer wearing a cap putting the hole. The three legs have ball feet and the reverse of the top is impressed "RD" and "99". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good order. Top 6" diameter and 4" tall.  
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Price: 145.00


Cast Iron Grate Mounted Potstand PS39
Original, quality, late 19th century, cast iron potstand with a movable foot beneath to adjust to the variable sizes of stove fronts. This form of potstand would be used on the bars of a kitchen range or fire front to keep a pot or kettle warm rather than used for cooking. This example is cast with an Aesthetic Movement design and although it is missing the tip of the foot it is complete and in good and working order and has been cleaned and lacquered. 8" x 6" and 3.5" tall. 
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Price: 45.00


Cast Iron Grate Mounted Potstand PS39



Cast Iron Umbrella Stand US84
Cast Iron Umbrella Stand US84
Original, quality late 19th century small cast iron umbrella stand with a lift out cast iron drip tray, a 'D' shaped top rail and embossed designs in the aesthetic movement manner of sunflowers and others. All has been cleaned and lacquered and is complete and in good and working order. 26" tall x 12" wide at back and 7.25" front to back. 
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Price: 185.00


Elsleys Pink Brass Rim Lock with the original matching handle, 2 sets available RL642
Original, quality circa 1900, pink cast brass surface mounted door lock manufactured by Elsleys and Co in the Art Nouveau style. A replacement key and keep have been made to suit and the original pair of matching oval pink brass door handles are included. The lock and keep have a decorative flange all around, screw holes for mounting. The lock is not marked for Elsleys but we believe it was manufactured by them, and the patent adjustment handles are impressed to the reverse "Elsley's Patent". All has been fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order. Lock backplate 6" x 4" x 7/8" front to back. Knob backplate 2.25" diam, handle 2.5" x 1.25" and 2.5" front to back. A second identical set may well be available with a different key of course. Price is per set. 
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Price: 525.00


Elsleys Pink Brass Rim Lock with the original matching handle, 2 sets available RL642



Nickel Rim Lock Set RL597
Nickel Rim Lock Set RL597
Original, quality surface mounted nickel door lock circa 1900, with the original keep and drop ring handle, a replacement key cut to fit and an oval nickel door knob to suit, this lock has the provision for a handle turn and a key lock. This superb lock and keep has a decorative flange all round with a pierced design of hearts and the lock has six screw holes for mounting and the keep has four. The lock fore end is impressed for the manufacturer " George Wragge Manchester ". A most unusual lock. All has been fully overhauled and has been cleaned and lacquered. All is complete and in good and working order. Lock 7" x 6.25" tall and 1" front to back. Keep 1.75" x 6.25" tall and 1" front to back. Price is for the set.  
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Price: 850.00


Vaseline Glass Lamp Shade S937
Original, quality 1920's, glass electric light shade to fit a standard, modern, UK electric bulb holder. This superb bell shaped example has a matt finish on vaseline glass with vertical line decoration and a colour variation from vaseline green at the top, to opaline colour near the base and a cranberry coloured rim. A most unusual combination of colours, complete and in good order. 6.5" tall x 5.25" widest.  
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Price: 350.00


Vaseline Glass Lamp Shade S937



Brass Spark Guard SG50
Brass Spark Guard SG50
Original, quality circa 1900, brass spark guard with an interwoven brass mesh fitted within a tubular brass frame with a carry handle to the top and four tubular stems for legs to the base. The carry handle has a simple line decoration but all is in the Arts and Crafts style overall and I have a feeling this was designed by Dr. Christopher Dresser. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order. 25" tall x 19" wide and 7" front to back at floor. 
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Price: 165.00


Run of Wedgewood Tiles, 7 available T172
Original, quality circa 1900, very clean decorated tile with leaves and flowers on branches and a blue and white patchy border, the detail is applied to the surface before firing. The reverse of the tiles is embossed "Josiah Wedgewood & Sons Etruria Patent impressed tile". All in mint condition and perfect, originally fitted in a washstand back. 6" x 6" x 3/8". Price is for each. 
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Price: 56.00


Run of Wedgewood Tiles, 7 available T172



Red on White Minton Tile, 5 available T171
Red on White Minton Tile, 5 available T171
Original, quality late 19th century Minton Tile of a serious Arts and Crafts design of red decoration on an off white background. Four in good order and one chipped. 6" x 6" x 0.5". Price is for each. 
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Price: 45.00


Newlyn Copper Tray T126
Original, quality 1920's oval shaped copper drinks tray with a 'pie crust' gallery and the detail of a 'Cod type fish to the centre. The reverse is stamped "Newlyn" for the maker. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 15.5" x 8.75" and 1". 
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Price: 265.00


Newlyn Copper Tray T126



Newlyn Copper Tray T122
Newlyn Copper Tray T122
Original, quality 1920's rectangular shaped copper drinks tray with a rolled over rim a hammered finish to the floor, a punched scalloped border design and stamped to the upper surface 'Newlyn' for the 'Newlyn School' in Cornwall. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. 18.75" x 7.75" x 0.5". 
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Price: 165.00


Aesthetic Movement Glazed Tile, 3 available T169
Original, quality late 19th century pictorial glazed tile in the aesthetic movement style with a two colour decoration of seed pods and flowers on a cream background. The left hand tile has a miniscule chip to the top left hand corner and a glazing hairline to the surface otherwise all are complete and in good order. 6" x 6" x 0.25". Price is for each. 
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Price: 56.00


Aesthetic Movement Glazed Tile, 3 available T169



Set of 12 Brown Westhead Moore Tiles T160
Set of 12 Brown Westhead Moore Tiles T160
Original, quality set of 12 matching late 19th century very clean white ceramic tiles with a feathery or fern fronds design in a plum colour. The reverse of the tiles are printed in the same plum colour 'T505', and most are faintly embossed "Brown Westhead Moore". Two tiles have a very, very minor chip to the corner, otherwise, all are perfect.6" x 6" x 0.25". Price is for the set.  
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Price: 275.00


8" Minton Pictorial Tile T149
Original, quality 1920's, superb 8" glazed pictorial tile embossed to the reverse for the manufacturer "Mintons China Works, Stoke-on-Trent" and "Made in England". This larger than average tile is one of a set of 12 produced by Mintons and designed by J Moyr Smith depicting various scenes from Sir Walter Scott's novels, this one entitled "Fair Maid of Perth" and the scene "Bonthron Accuses Rothsay". Complete and perfect. 8" x 8" and 0.5".  
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Price: 185.00


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Minton Majolica Tile, 9 available T114
Minton Majolica Tile, 9 available T114
Original, quality, late 19th century, 6" square glazed majolica brightly coloured tile in an Aesthetic Movement design, with a central band of blue flower heads, leaves and other bands of detail above and below. These tiles will work side by side to form a continuous pattern. The reverse is faintly embossed for the manufacturer "Minton and Co, Stoke on Trent". Six are perfect and four have either a chip to the corner or the corner is missing, otherwise all is complete and in good order. 6" x 6" x 0.5". Price is for each.  
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Price: 75.00


Maws Pictorial Tile T109
Original, quality, late 19th century, sepia on cream coloured glazed ceramic tile, with a very detailed design of fruit and flowers, with a circular panel of a bird on a branch, all in the Aesthetic Movement style. The reverse is embossed "Maw and Co Ltd, England" and "AO" and all is complete and in good order. 6" x 66" and 0.25".  
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Price: 56.00


Maws Pictorial Tile T109



Large Nickel Plated Tray T116
Large Nickel Plated Tray T116
Original, quality 1920's, large silver or nickel plated tea / drinks tray in the Arts and Crafts style. This example is stamped to the reverse for the manufacturer "James Dixon and Sons of Sheffield" and engraved to the front centre "Presented to Hilton Grundy Esq. As a token of esteem from his old boys Oct 1923." The exaggerated shape has a pie crust rim, two handgrip recesses and an overall chiselled decoration. The plating is rubbed in places but not badly and the underside has not been cleaned or polished. A stunning tray, in good working order. 19.5" x 26" and 1.5" front to back.  
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Price: 245.00


Galleon Copper Tray T85
Original, quality 1930's circular copper drinks tray, with a scalloped rim and a hand beaten design of a galleon to the tray, with a background of bubbles. Stamped to the reverse "Handmade". This example was probably made by 'J and F Pool of Hayle in Cornwall' and it has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 11.25" x 0.75". 
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Price: 115.00


Galleon Copper Tray T85



Oval Brass Tea Tray T55
Oval Brass Tea Tray T55
Original, quality heavy brass, oval shaped tea/drinks tray, circa 1900/1920's, with a raised outer rim and open ring handles to each end. This tray was originally nickel plated and much of this has remained on the underside. The raised border has a rope twist embossed decoration, the handles have a beaded design and the main tray has a repeated motif of acanthus leaves and flower heads around the outer edge and an oval design to the centre. A super quality tray. Has been lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed if required at no extra cost. Complete and in good order. 27" including handles x 17" and 1.75".  
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Price: 300.00


Benson Copper and Brass Teapot TP23
Original, quality serious Art and Crafts copper and brass teapot circa 1880 / 1900, designed and manufactured by WAS Benson. This super example has a "genie lamp" shape with a copper body and cast brass spout, loop handle, circular base and circular lid with a turned horn finial grip. There is no doubt this was manufactured by Benson, although it is not marked as such. Apart from a minor dent to one side on the upper rim, all is complete and in good and working order and has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. 7" tall, 9" wide including handle and spout + 5" front to back. Plinth 3.25" diam and lid 2.5" diam. 
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Price: 450.00


Benson Copper and Brass Teapot TP23



Pair of Morecambe Arts and Crafts Copper Vases V12
Pair of Morecambe Arts and Crafts Copper Vases V12
Original, quality pair of embossed copper spill vases with flared tops and bases circa 1900. This super pair of vases are embossed with stylised trees with leaves of an Arts and Crafts form and stamped to the undersides "Morecambe H.E.C" for the maker. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and are complete and in good order. 6.75" tall, top diam 2.5" and base diam 2.25".  
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Price: 285.00

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