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The International Marine Hydropathic Co Taza P125
The International Marine Hydropathic Co Taza P125
Original, quality late 19th century Taza with two coloured transfer printed illustrations detailing blackberry stem with fruit, flowers, a stem of barley and a pair of butterflies, some minor stains to the background and company crest for "The International Marine Hydropathuc Co. Ltd". The reverse is detailed for the maker "B & S. H" and "blackberry" for the pattern, minor chips under the top rim and foot, otherwise complete and in good order.

10" diam x 2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 89.00




New Stone Ceramic Platter P122
New Stone Ceramic Platter P122
Original, quality mid 19th century medium sized oval ceramic serving platter. This super example has transfer designs in the oriental taste with flowers and leaves to the outer flat rim, flow blue lines to the pattern border and an illustration of a flying carpet with a tea urn and a variety of gourds. Much of the details has been hand coloured underglaze. The reverse is impressed "BB. New Stone" and signed "6846" in a cartouche. Good old restoration to two areas of the outer rim and now all complete and in good order.

15.25" x 12.5" x 1.25".

 
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Price: 85.00




Copeland Blue on White Meat Platter P120
Copeland Blue on White Meat Platter P120
Original, quality mid to late 19th century blue on white ceramic meat platter with a raised outer flange, a deep gravy well and a good clear Willow Pattern. Not a blemish or chip or crack in sight. The underside is impressed for the manufacutrer "Copeland" and printed in blue detailing "Copeland, Spode & England" and with some other impressed date codes. Complete and in good order.

16.75" x 13.5" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 165.00




Large Willow Pattern Meat Platter P118
Large Willow Pattern Meat Platter P118
Original, quality mid to late 19th century large ceramic meat platter in the Willow pattern in blue on white. This super example has the grooves and gravy well to catch the liquid for basting. Some unusual details in the transfer printed designs and some ribbing to the edges but no damage and no fat stains. Complete and in good order.

20.5" x 16" x 2.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 165.00




Willow Pattern Meat Platter P117
Willow Pattern Meat Platter P117
Original, quality early 19th century ceramic meat platter in the Willow pattern in blue on white in an oval shape with canted corners and a deep dish base. This example has a lustre to the glaze and an unusual design to the transfer detail on the flange rim. Nicely worn to the underside and with no damage. Complete and in good order.

18.5" x 13" x 5" front to back.

 
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Price: 135.00




Childrens Alphabet Plate P116
Childrens Alphabet Plate P116
Original, quality mid to late 19th century children's ceramic plate embossed with the letters of the alphabet to the border and with a part coloured transfer detail to the centre "Playing at Lovers" with children dressed in adult outfits. Edges rubbed but otherwise complete and in good order.

7" diam.

0.75" front to back.

 
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Price: 56.00




Willow Pattern Serving Platter P115
Willow Pattern Serving Platter P115
Original, quality early 19th century deep oval shaped blue on white Willow pattern platter with the old wire wall hanging frame and transfer printed to the reverse "RCA" for the manufacturer. No chips or cracks and complete and in good order.

18" x 14.25" x 2".

 
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Price: 85.00




Ashworth's Oval Platter P114
Ashworth's Oval Platter P114
Original, quality mid 19th century oval ceramic meat platter with flow blue on white transfer detail with hand painted underglaze colours of brown, green and blue. This perfect example has a chinese scene of temples on an island. The reverse is detailed for the maker "Ashworth Bros of Hanley Staffordshire". Complete and in good order.

19" x 15" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 135.00




Swansea Pottery Galleon Plate P109
Swansea Pottery Galleon Plate P109
Original, quality 18th / early 19th century 9" ceramic plate from Swansea Pottery with a detailed illustration of a twin mast galleon at sea. Perfect.

9" diam.

1" front to back.

 
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Price: 145.00




Asiatic Pheasant Blue and White Platter P108
Asiatic Pheasant Blue and White Platter P108
Original, quality mid 19th century large ceramic oval meat platter with a pale blue design of "Asiatic Pheasant" to the front and a multitude of repaired cracks which is stunning to the reverse. The cracks and inserted original pieces have all been staple repaired with brass staples, a work of art. The only damage otherwise are chips to the footrim. This example has a deep gravy well and is complete otherwise.

20" x 16.5" x 2.75".

 
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Price: 115.00




Oval Platter P106
Oval Platter P106
Original, quality oval shaped white ceramic meat platter with an Art Nouveau design to the wide border. The underside is transfer printed "Malvern" for the pattern and with the registration number for the year 1903. Complete and in good order.

16" x 19.75" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 45.00




Copeland Bowl on Stand P86
Copeland Bowl on Stand P86
Original, quality late 19th century three piece set of matching blue on white decorated bowl with lid on a small tray with carrying grip as in a chamberstick. The tray has a small bowl fixed and a curved slot section; the saucer shaped base and a further dished extension to the front. Each piece has the matching blue floral pattern, gilded edges and the Copeland logo and mark. All is perfect and we assume complete, we would be pleased to know what this item is, if you know.

9.5" tall x 5.75".

4" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00




Pair of Willow Pattern Platters P82
Pair of Willow Pattern Platters P82
Original, quality pair of mid to late 19th century blue and white willow pattern platters of the standard design and in super clean condition with not a stain, chip or any damage and with a seriously bright colour throughout.

17.75" x 14.25" x 1.75" each.

 
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Price: 185.00




Losol Ware Oval Platter P80
Losol Ware Oval Platter P80
Original, quality 1920's cream coloured oval platter with a coloured borders to the rim of fruit and flowers. The underside is impressed with the date code for 1929 and printed for the manufacturer "Keeling & Co Ltd Burslem, Made in England" and "Losol Ware". Perfect.

16" x 12.5" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 30.00




Oval Ceramic Platter P79
Oval Ceramic Platter P79
Original, quality 1920's cream coloured oval platter with a border pattern of oranges and other fruits in colour and printed to the reverse "Autumn Days" and "HH & G Ltd London". One minuscule chip to the rim underside, otherwise complete and in good and working order.

16.5" x 12.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 30.00




Ceramic Tongue Dish P54
Ceramic Tongue Dish P54
Original, quality, circular, ceramic plate decorated with roses to the border on a blush peach base colour, with a clear central panel detailed "Tongue Dish". The reverse is transfer printed for "Crown Devon, SF & Co, Stoke-on-Trent, England" for the maker Fielding and Co and "Wye" for the pattern and with the registration number for the year 1914. Complete and in good order.

10" diameter x 1" tall.

 
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Price: 56.00




Royal Doulton Serving Dish T8
Royal Doulton Serving Dish T8
Original, quality 1920's ceramic serving dish with three bowl sections, a stylised hand grip and blue on white detailed illustrations to each bowl of an oriental nature. The underside has the lion on a crown logo for "Royal Doulton" and "Oyama" for the pattern. Two very minuscule chips to the rim, otherwise complete and in good order.

11.5" diam x 3.75" tall.

 
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Price: 68.00


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