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Enamel Signs
Enamel Signs
Many original, quality, Enamel Signs are currently available in stock.

See our "Enamel Signs" section for more details of those available.

 
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Mitchells & Butlers Brass Ashtray A176
Original, quality 1930's pressed brass square ashtray with four cigarette rests to the corners and embossed between "Mitchells & Butlers Good Honest Beer". Two old holes behind Mitchell's have been filled and now all is complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

4.75" x 4.75" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Mitchells & Butlers Brass Ashtray A176



Wm Greer Whisky Jug A171
Wm Greer Whisky Jug A171
Original, quality 1920's ceramic water jug as used on pub bar counters. This coloured example is in the form of a Jolly Chap's head and face with a handle to the back and a pouring lip to the front. The sides are transfer printed advertising "O.V.H Scotch Whisky, Wm Greer & Co Ltd Glasgow", the front has "O.V.H" within a cameo and the underside is printed for the manufacturer "The Associated Potteries Co. Sole Proprietors Hancock, Corfield & Waller Ltd Mitcham London & The Potteries". Complete and in good and working order with just some crazing over one ear.

6.25" tall x 4.25" wide.

6.5" including handle.

 
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Price: 156.00


Courage Ales Wall Plate A140
Original, quality post-war large circular ceramic wall plate advertising "Courage" with a large coloured fighting cock. All in mint condition and complete.

14" diam plus 1.75".

 
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Price: 185.00


Courage Ales Wall Plate A140



Carltonware Guinness Cruet Set A139
Carltonware Guinness Cruet Set A139
Original, quality post-war three piece cruet set in cube form, advertising "Guinness for you" and a half pint glass of guinness alternating to the four sides. This set comprising a salt, a pepper and a mustard pot with lid, each marked to the underside for the maker "Carlton Ware and "Made in England, Trademark". Each has a plastic bung to the underside. The pepper and mustard pot are perfect but the salt has a hairline crack to one side or a scratch ? it's difficult to determine, otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.

Salt and pepper each 5" x 2.5" x 2.5".

Mustard 2.5" x 2.5" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 85.00


4 Schweppes Ceramic Coasters A113
Original, quality post-war blue on white ceramic drink coasters, all in the willow pattern Schweppes advert, but each with a different flavour and made by a variety of companies. "Indian Tonic" two versions, "Sparkling Grapefruit" and plain "Schweppes". All are perfect.

4.5" to 4.75" diam x 0.75 tall.

Price is for the four.

 
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Price: 115.00


4 Schweppes Ceramic Coasters A113



Pair of Schweppes Copper Bottle Coasters A58
Pair of Schweppes Copper Bottle Coasters A58
Pair of original, quality 1920's, pressed copper bottle / drinks coasters in the Tudor Rose shape, with embossed detail to the centres, "Schweppes Ginger Ale" to one and "Schweppes Tonic Water" to the other. In super condition, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

4.5" x 0.5" each.

Price is for the pair.

 
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Price: 135.00


Copper Ale Muller AM7
Original, quality late 19th century all copper "Donkey's Ear" shaped ale muller. These mullers were used to warm up ale in the hot coals of the fire. This good clean example has a rolled over seam and top rim, a pouring lip, a strap handle and good tinning to the interior. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A good heavy grade copper item, complete and in good order.

11" tall.

Top rim 6" x 5".

7.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 75.00


Copper Ale Muller AM7



Copper Ale Muller AM6
Copper Ale Muller AM6
Original, quality late 19th century coppersmith made ale muller of the "Donkey's Ear" design. These mullers were used to warm up ale in the hot coals of the fire. This example has a rolled over seam and top rim, good tinning to the inside and most of all, the maker's name to the shaped side handle "E.J. Walden Banbury". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

10.25".

7" wide including handle.

4" top diam.

 
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Price: 115.00


Stoneware Drinking Water Barrel B7
Original, quality late 19th century dark glazed stoneware "bellied" barrel with lid, a hole for a tap to the front and impressed "Etherium Drinking Water" and "4". This example is in mint condition with a fully glazed inner and no chips or blemishes. Most unusual the first we have seen. Complete and in good order.

16.5" tall x 13" widest.

Top aperture (inner) 7.75" diam.

 
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Price: 230.00


Stoneware Drinking Water Barrel B7



Huge Oak Wine Barrel B4
Huge Oak Wine Barrel B4
Original, quality huge 1920's cooper made oak wine barrel with ten thick wrought iron bands. This barrel of gigantic proportions will hold together tightly if kept full of liquid or outside to the elements. A great looking barrel with many uses. Complete and in good order.

49" tall x 27" base diam.

31" widest in middle.

 
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Price: 120.00


Doulton Stoneware Whisky Jug BJ203
Original, quality late 19th century glazed stoneware whisky jug with the original screw in stoneware stopper. The front has an applied decoration of a Viking longship or similar and "Special Highland Whisky". The underside is impressed for the manufacturer "Doulton Lambeth" and the registration number for the year 1884. Perfect and complete and in good and working order.

7.25" tall x 5.5" wide.

 
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Price: 165.00


Doulton Stoneware Whisky Jug BJ203



Brass and Mahogany Beer Engine BP4
Brass and Mahogany Beer Engine BP4
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Price: 950.00


Simonds Bar Beer Pull BP3
Original, quality probably 1950's / 60's all chromed bar top beer pull, with a spout to the front and a side lever with a spherical finial / grip. The front is mounted with a curved brass plaque for the supplier of the drink to be poured and detailed for Simonds the brewer from Reading in Berkshire. Not suitable for re use, otherwise in good order generally.

9.25" tall.

Body 3.25" diam.

Lever projects 6".

 
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Price: 65.00


Simonds Bar Beer Pull BP3



Blackpool Tower Bottle Opener BO1
Blackpool Tower Bottle Opener BO1
Original, quality chrome on steel 'crown cap' bottle opener in the form of the Blackpool Tower. One side is embossed 'Blackpool Tower' and the other with the registration number for the year 1945. An unusual tourist souvenir and complete and in good and working order.

4.25" x 1.75".

 
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Price: 45.00


Brass Barrel Tap with Key BT1
Original, quality late 19th century cast brass knock in tap for a sherry barrel, with a removable key with a rectangular shaped socket. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Tap 5.75" x 3" x 1".

Key 2" x 1.25" x 0.25".

 
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Price: 56.00


Brass Barrel Tap with Key BT1



Brass Cribbage on Oak CB17
Brass Cribbage on Oak CB17
Original, quality pre-war brass cribbage board recently remounted on a honey coloured oak board. The brass pegs are replacements made to suit. 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.

10" x 4" x 1".

 
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Price: 115.00


Brass on Oak Horseshoe Crib Board CB16
Original, quality late 19th century horseshoe shaped crib board in oak with a drawer to the front and brass mounts to the top. Within the brass "horseshoe" is an engraved brass decoration of three playing cards, the four of hearts, five of clubs and four of diamonds: The pull out drawer to the front for a pack of cards, has a handle in the form of a tiny stirrup. The brass pegs are replacements turned up to suit and all is complete and in good and working order. The brass has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. A great cribbage board, the first we have seen in this form.

6.75" x 5.75" x 2.25".

 
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Price: 350.00


Brass on Oak Horseshoe Crib Board CB16



Brass Crib Board and Pegs CB15
Brass Crib Board and Pegs CB15
Original, quality 1920s brass crib board with a shaped outer edge, four turned feet and four replacement brass pegs made to suit. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

11.75" x 4" and 1" tall.

 
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Price: 85.00


Brass on Oak Crib Board CB13
Original, quality circa 1900, shaped brass cribbage board mounted on a replacement, honey coloured oak backboard made to suit. This unusual example includes a set of four replacement brass pegs made to suit. 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.

11.5" x 7.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 125.00


Brass on Oak Crib Board CB13



Nickel Plated Crib Board CB12
Nickel Plated Crib Board CB12
Original, quality 1920's nickel plated rectangular shaped crib board mounted on a later mahogany plinth made to suit. This unusual example has engraved detail to the centre with the four card symbols Spades / Hearts / Clubs and Diamonds and "Trumps" with a pointing hand. 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.

10.75" x 4.25" x 1".

 
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Price: 125.00


1887 Jubilee Brass Bottle Coaster CC213
Original, quality small circular pressed brass drinks / bottle coaster embossed with a crown to the centre and detailed around to celebrate the Golden Jubilee of Queen Victorias 50 year Reign as the Queen of England in 1887. "Empress of India". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4.25" diam.

0.25" front to back.

 
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Price: 36.00


1887 Jubilee Brass Bottle Coaster CC213



Hotel Bar Cigar Cutter CC6
Hotel Bar Cigar Cutter CC6
Original, quality 1920's Hotel Counter / Bar top mounted, cigar cutter with a brass press down cutter mounted on the cast iron body with an embossed design of swags and flowers. The body has two countersunk screw holes for mounting and the brass cutter cover is impressed made in England. All has been cleaned or polished and lacquered, fully overhauled and complete and in good and working order. This is the first we have seen of this model.

Base 7.25" x 3.75".

3" total height with cutter up.

1.5" when cutter down.

 
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Price: 230.00


Novelty Brass Cigar Cutter CC5
Original, quality 1920's novelty cigar cutter in the form of a pint bottle of Bass and Co Pale Ale. Twist the ring to the top and the label to the front of the bottle releases to view the 'V' shaped cutting blade. The reverse is stamped "Made in Vienna". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2" x 0.5" x 0.5".

 
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Price: 145.00


Novelty Brass Cigar Cutter CC5



Ships Wheel Cigar Cutter CC4
Ships Wheel Cigar Cutter CC4
Original, quality 1930's heavy nickel tabletop cigar cutter in the realistic form of a ship's wheel. To operate, the wheel turns and the cutter slides into view on the top aperture and the circular base will unscrew to empty. The wheel is engraved "HMS Repulse 1930 - 31". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

5.25" tall.

3" wide x 3" front to back.

Base 3" diam.

 
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Price: 165.00


A1 Brass Bar Corkpuller CS200
Original, quality 1920's cast brass bar or table mounted cork puller. This super example has a cast iron clamp with a butterfly grip and a turned wooden handle to the brass cork puller. The brass body is stamped with the logo for the manufacturer "Gaskell & Chambers" and the end cap is embossed "A.1" for the model. To Use: Start with the wooden grip uppermost, hold bottle in circular recess, pull down handle and corkscrew will enter cork, pull the handle back all the way to the top and the cork will be extracted from the bottle and ejected from the corkscrew. Fully overhauled, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

Height above bar / shelf.

Handle down 6.5" tall x 3" x 12" front to back.

Handle up 10.5" tall x 3" x 14" front to back.

 
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Price: 400.00


A1 Brass Bar Corkpuller CS200



Yankee No 2 Corkpuller CS196
Yankee No 2 Corkpuller CS196
Original, quality "Yankee No 2" bar corkscrew with a table / shelf mounting clamp with screw adjustment. This good cast iron example was patented by R. B Gilchrist in 1907 and manufactured by The Arcade manufacturing Co USA. All is in super condition, very simple to use and complete and in good and working order.

12" x 5" x 4".

 
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Price: 350.00


Rotary Eclipse Bar Corkpuller CS189
Original, quality, cast brass 'Rotary Eclipse' bar corkpuller, circa 1900 / 1920's, undoubtedly the finest of the bar corkpullers ever manufactured. One wind of the handle, clockwise, will turn the screw into the cork and another turn, anti-clockwise, will draw the cork from the bottle with no effort. The circular base has four countersunk screw holes for mounting to the bar and the cranked side handle has a cylindrical ebony grip. The base also has the remains of the manufacturer's plaque detailing "The Patent Eclipse". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. We rarely find these today and this example, fully overhauled, is complete and in good and working order.

Base 4.5" diam.

Total 16" tall x 7.5" wide including handle.

13" front to back.

 
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Price: 850.00


Rotary Eclipse Bar Corkpuller CS189



Doulton Silver Topped Tankard DP21
Doulton Silver Topped Tankard DP21
Original, quality circa 1900, two tone salt glazed pint ale tankard with a side strap handle, applied embossed decorations of ale drinkers, a scene of horse and hounds chasing a stag and a hallmarked silver band to the top rim. The underside is impressed "Doulton Lambeth England" and other symbols and numbers. Complete, in mint condition and appears unused.

5.25" tall x 3.5" diam.

5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Small Copper Spirit Funnel F25
Original, quality late 19th century very small copper tunnel with a good tinned interior, a dovetailed seam to one side and a fold-over side loop for hanging. This example was probably used to fill a hip flask or similar and is complete and in good and usable condition, polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

2.5" tall.

2" diam.

 
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Price: 85.00


Small Copper Spirit Funnel F25



Pewter Wine Funnel F23
Pewter Wine Funnel F23
Original, quality pre-war pewter wine funnel with a side ring to the top, a larger than average bowl, a long nozzle, no maker's name, and no filter but complete and in super condition.

7.5" long x 4.75" widest.

 
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Price: 65.00


Silver Plated Wine Funnel F15
Original, quality, early to mid 19th century, silver plated on copper, two piece wine funnel. The top has a rope twist decoration to the rim and finger grip and the spout has a curve and three ribs. Some rubbing to the plating showing the copper bleeding through, otherwise complete and in good and working order.

3.75" widest x 5.5" total length.

 
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Price: 85.00


Silver Plated Wine Funnel F15



Copper Ale Funnel F7
Copper Ale Funnel F7
Original, quality, 1920's / 30's, copper ale funnel with a good tinned interior, a breathing vent and a 'V' shaped cut out to the end of the tube. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some very, very minor dents and a small kink to the tube, otherwise complete and in good and working order.

5.75" top diameter x 10.5" tall.

 
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Price: 65.00


Royal Exchange Insurance Pin Tray, 2 available FM23
Original, quality 1920's circular nickel pin tray or wine coaster embossed to the centre with the coat of arms for "Royal Exchange Insurance". This heavy small tray is impressed "Made in England by Henry Jenkins & Sons Ltd Birmingham". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4.25" x 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 115.00


Royal Exchange Insurance Pin Tray, 2 available FM23



Royal Exchange Insurance Pin Tray, 2 available FM22
Royal Exchange Insurance Pin Tray, 2 available FM22
Original, quality 1920's circular copper pin tray or wine coaster embossed to the centre with the coat of arms for "Royal Exchange Assurance". This heavy small tray is impressed "Made in England by Henry Jenkins & Sons Ltd Birmingham". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4.25" x 0.75".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 115.00


Victory Cast Iron Pub Table GB17
Original, quality, circa 1900, circular cast iron pub table base with three legs and an undershelf. Each leg has a central figure of an angel and the three joining plates to the top section are embossed with 'Victory' within a shield form. These tables were manufactured to commemorate the end of the Boer War in 1902. This example is in the old red oxide paintwork awaiting a top to finish, otherwise complete and in good and working order.

29.5" tall.

Top diam 22".

24" spread of feet.

 
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Price: 350.00


Victory Cast Iron Pub Table GB17



Victory Cast Iron Pub Table GB16
Victory Cast Iron Pub Table GB16
Original, quality, circa 1900, circular cast iron pub table base with three legs and an undershelf. Each leg has a central figure of an angel and the three joining plates to the top section are embossed with 'Victory' within a shield form. These tables were manufactured to commemorate the end of the Boer War in 1902. This example is in old black paint awaiting a top to finish, otherwise complete and in good and working order.

29.5" tall.

Top diam 22".

24" spread of feet.

 
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Price: 350.00


Mahogany Shove Half Penny Board G17
Original, quality late 19th century all mahogany "Shove halfpenny" board with an arched top, side grips, a stop rail to the underside for pushing against the table top and twelve polished halfpenny pieces. This great example has a brass shaped ridge to the arched top to prevent losing the coins over the end, and brass pull up guides to confirm whether a players coin is in or out. The mahogany has been cleaned and waxed, 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.

22" x 15" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 230.00


Mahogany Shove Half Penny Board G17



Ceramic Whisky Jug J195
Ceramic Whisky Jug J195
Original, quality late 19th century ceramic whisky jug, simulating a stoneware flagon within a wicker basket with handle to the rear. The shoulder is printed "Whisky" and the top spout has a cork stopper with a nickel plated pouring lip and collar. The underside has a blue printed maker's details and the registration number for the year 1899 and all is complete and in good and working order.

6.5" tall.

4.5" diam.

5" including handle.

 
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Price: 78.00


Ceramic Whisky Jug J194
Original, quality late 19th century ceramic whisky jug, simulating a stoneware flagon within a wicker basket with handle to the rear. The shoulder is printed "Whisky" and the top has a nickel plated collar with a pouring spout and a hinged and shaped cover both with some wear and pitting. The underside has a blue printed maker's details and the registration number for the year 1899. All is complete and in good and working order otherwise.

7.25" tall x 4.5" diam.

5" including handle.

 
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Price: 89.00


Ceramic Whisky Jug J194



Copper Tankard Jug J189
Copper Tankard Jug J189
Original, quality early 19th century heavy grade copper tankard shaped ale jug with a heavy foot rim, a side handle with a thumb rest and a pouring lip to the rolled over top rim. As good as it looks, in wonderful condition and complete.

Body 7" tall.

4.75" base diam.

Total 7.5" tall.

7.25" widest including handle.

 
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Price: 165.00


Courage Alton Pale Ale Jug J173
Original, quality pre-war off white coloured ceramic water jug with a coloured cockerel to each side and advertising "Courage Nut Brown Ale" to one side and "Courage Alton Pale Ale" to the other. The underside is detailed for the manufacturer "The Associated Potteries Co. Sole Proprietor Hancock, Caulfield & Waller Ltd, Mitcham, London & The Potteries". These water jugs were issued for use on the bar top in pubs and hotels and this example is perfect and very clean.

4" tall x 4.5" x 5.75" including handle.

 
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Price: 135.00


Courage Alton Pale Ale Jug J173



Phillips Tobacco Water Jug J169
Phillips Tobacco Water Jug J169
Original, quality 1920's white ceramic jug advertising Phillips pipe tobacco. This example was issued for use on pub counters as water jugs for whisky and details "Smoke Phillips Empire pure leaf 7½d per oz" and has a 'John Bull' type character smoking a church warden pipe, on two side panels. The coloured detail has faded in places but is still very clean and all is complete and in good order.

5.25" tall x 3.5" x 5.5" including handle.

 
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Price: 135.00


Ross's Belfast Ginger Ale Water Jug J164
Original, quality 1920's Jasper Ware jug with applied decoration of a band to the upper section and "Ross's Belfast Ginger Ale" to the front. The underside is impressed "Genuine Specimen of Adams Jasper Ware made for W.A. Ross & Sons Ltd" and "Tunstall England". A short hairline crack to the back barely visible otherwise complete and in good order.

5" tall.

Body 4.5" widest.

6" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Ross's Belfast Ginger Ale Water Jug J164



Crawfords Whisky Water Jug J158
Crawfords Whisky Water Jug J158
Original, quality post-war small coffee coloured ceramic water jug detailing "Crawfords Old Scotch Whisky" to both sides and "established 1860" to the front and with a pouring lip and handle. As used on pub counters. The underside is printed for the manufacturer "West Highland pottery Co. Ltd, Dunoon Scotland". Complete and in good and working order.

3" tall x 5" x 2.5".

 
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Price: 45.00


Dewars Whisky Water Jug J156
Original, quality pre-war yellow on white ceramic water jug as used on pub counters detailing "Dewars white label whiskey" to both sides and with a handle and pouring lip. The underside is detailed for the manufacturer "John Maddox & Sons, Royal Visitors" and "Made in England".

3.5" tall x 3.5" wide

4.75" front to back handle.

 
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Price: 65.00


Dewars Whisky Water Jug J156



Large Salt Glazed Harvest Jug  J155
Large Salt Glazed Harvest Jug J155
Original, quality early 19th century large salt glazed harvest jug in two toned glazed colouring of dark chocolate to the upper and coffee colour below. This jug has a variety of embossed detail including a band on the shoulders of grapes on the vine with the leaves, a fox hunting scene with hounds and, unusually, with riders not on their horses but standing beside them, helping the hounds over the fence and gate. This fine example and great looker, has an old restoration to the back of the top rim and a faint hairline crack to the underside, otherwise a wonderful looking salt glazed harvest jug of good proportions.

10" tall x 9" x 9.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 200.00


Huge Salt Glazed Harvest Jug J154
Original, quality huge early 19th century salt glazed stoneware harvest jug in two-toned glazed colours of coffee brown to the upper section and buff colour to the lower. This jug is covered in good detail in relief, of hounds chasing a fox with horses and riders, a large palm tree, Doctor Foster with his umbrella, George slaying the Dragon, an oak tree, a large Windmill and two figures drinking ale. Having described what a fantastic jug this is in detail and in size, it has been substantially repaired and the lower section has been in several pieces. All can be clearly seen in the pictures and in the flesh. Although the handle appears intact, there is very minor chip to the spout. Above all it is a serious jug of considerable age and a great looker.

13" tall x 11".

12" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 350.00


Huge Salt Glazed Harvest Jug J154



A.Bradley, Sefton, Pub Jug J15
A.Bradley, Sefton, Pub Jug J15
Original quality, 1920's, brown glazed water jug, simulating an oak cooper made jug, with embossed figures of a short gentleman drinking at a table and a horse with a handler standing by with a whip. Incised to the front 'A. Bradley Sefton' in upper case. Complete and in good order.

5.5" tall x 6.75" widest including handle.

 
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Price: 34.00


Gaskell & Chambers Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC502
Original, quality shield shaped brass keyhole surround with three countersunk screw holes for mounting and impressed "Gaskell & Chambers Ltd Dale End Works Birmingham Serial No82 1929". Gaskell & Chambers were a large manufacturer of pub and Hotel fixtures and fittings. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

3" x 2.25" x 0.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 65.00


Gaskell & Chambers Brass Keyhole Surround, 2 available KC502



Half Gill Spirit Measure M268
Half Gill Spirit Measure M268
Original, quality 1920's pink cast brass tankard shaped spirit measure with a rolled over top rim, a side handle and stamped "½ gill" beneath the top rim and "GR". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good and working order.

2.5" tall x 2" diam.

2.75" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Pewter and Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M267
Original, quality 1920's pewter, tankard shaped half gill spirit measure with a side handle and a brass collar to the rim. This example is stamped "Half Gill" under the rim and Page & Pratt to the underside for the maker. Complete and in good and working order.

2.25" tall x 2 1/8" base diam.

3.25" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Pewter and Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M267



Ceramic Pint Ale Measure M266
Ceramic Pint Ale Measure M266
Original, quality late 19th century off white ceramic ale measure decorated with pale blue to the outside, black bands and "pint" in uppercased text. This example has a side strap handle and is generally crazed, faintly discoloured and has two old repaired small chips to the top rim, otherwise all is complete and in good order.

4.75" tall.

3.5" diam.

5.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 45.00


Mochaware Ale Measure Jug M265
Original, quality 1920's Mocha decorated one pint ceramic measure jug with a side handle, a good pouring lip, black and blue band decoration with the mocha 'spit' decorations. This example has an etched "pint" over "ER" and a crown and "71 J", is well crazed all over and has a short hairline crack of under an inch to the top rim, otherwise all is complete and in good order.

4.75" tall.

Base 3.75" diam.

6.25" widest including handle and spout.

 
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Price: 85.00


Mochaware Ale Measure Jug M265



Quart Ceramic Ale Measure M263
Quart Ceramic Ale Measure M263
Original, quality circa 1900, quart ceramic ale measure transfer printed to both sides in blue with stooks of barley and to the underside with "K O Dale Stone, Dale End Birmingham" for the manufacturer and the registration number for the year 1891. All is heavily crazed inside and out and is acid etched to the front "Forester's Arms, Watermoor, Cirencester". Crazed but otherwise complete and in good order.

6.5" tall x 4.25" diam.

6" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 95.00


Set of 3 Brass Ale Measures M262
Original, quality set of three matching late 19th century pink brass ale measures, comprising quart, pint and half-pint. Each is impressed under the top rim with a customs stamp for the Reign of Queen Victoria and has a loop tankard shaped handle to the side. Some have minor repairs to the bodies. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

Tall 6", 4.5" and 4".

Base 4.5", 3.5" and 2.75".

Including side handle 7", 5.5" and 4".

Price is for the three pieces.

 
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Price: 230.00


Set of 3 Brass Ale Measures M262



3 Matching Scottish Copper Ale Measures M261
3 Matching Scottish Copper Ale Measures M261
Three matching original, quality late 19th century Scottish copper ale measures in the 'Thistle' shape each with a deep foot, a tubular side handle, a customs stamp and detailed "1 pint", "half pint" and "gill". The interiors have remains of the original tinning, the exteriors have been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and all is complete and in good order.

Pint 6" tall x 5.5" including handle.

Half pint 5" tall x 4.25" including handle.

Gill 3.75" tall x 3.5" including handle.

Price for the three

 
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Price: 230.00


Gallon Copper Ale Measure M260
Original, quality late 19th century one gallon copper ale measure with a large pouring rim and a tubular brass handle to the rear. The front is stamped 'Gal' and the pouring rim is detailed "1 gallon" and "VR" over six beneath a crown in the lead customs seal. All in super condition with a few minor dents to the handle. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

10.75" tall x base 9" diam.

10" widest plus 11.5" including handle.

 
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Price: 230.00


Gallon Copper Ale Measure M260



Lumley & Co Pint Copper Ale Measure M259
Lumley & Co Pint Copper Ale Measure M259
Original, quality late 19th century copper ale measure with a pouring lip to the front, a hollow tubular handle to the reverse, a customs lead stamp and an embossed brass oval label for the maker "L. Lumley & Co, America Square London". The front of this is stamped 'Pint' and is complete and in good and working order with no damage or blemishes. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. For hanging pictures from the wooden picture rail around a room interior.

5" tall x 4.75" base diam.

6.25" including handle.

 
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Price: 300.00


2 Gallon Copper Ale Measure M258
Original, quality late 19th century two-gallon all copper ale measure with a pouring lip to a tubular side handle and a cast brass bottling tap to the front. The tap is impressed "Fairburn Bros of Maidstone", the pouring lip and rim are stamped in the lead seal "VR27" with a crown above for the Reign of Queen Victoria and the front of the body is stamped "Two Gallons". All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in super condition. A most unusual example with the large foot rim to the base.

16" tall x 15" base diam.

17.75" including tap.

 
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Price: 565.00


2 Gallon Copper Ale Measure M258



Half Gill Copper Spirit Measure M257
Half Gill Copper Spirit Measure M257
Original, quality 1920's copper half gill spirit measure with a side loop handle. This example was probably used as a "Pussers Rum" navy rum measure and is engraved "½ gill" in script and with the weights and measures stamped for the Reign of King George V. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

2.25" tall.

Body 2" tall x 1 7/8" top diam.

 
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Price: 56.00


Set of 3 Brass Spirit Measures M255
Original, quality three matching late 19th century cast pink brass spirit measures, tankard shaped with side handles. Two are stamped 'VR' for the Reign of Queen Victoria and one is stamped 'Gill' for its capacity. All other customs stamps have worn away. The larger is half pint, middle one gill and the smaller half gill. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

Largest 3.75" tall x 2.75" x 4.25" including handle.

Middle 3" tall x 2.25" x 3.5" including handle.

Smallest 2.25" tall x 1.75" x 2.75" including handle.

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 135.00


Set of 3 Brass Spirit Measures M255



Pint Pewter and Brass Ale Measure M254
Pint Pewter and Brass Ale Measure M254
Original, quality late 19th century one pint size pewter ale measure with a side tankard handle and a brass rim. Impressed 'Pint' to one side and some customs and excise marks. Complete and in good and working order.

4.5" tall x 4" base.

6" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 75.00


Half Gallon Copper Ale Measure M253
Original, quality circa 1900, half gallon all copper ale measure with a large rim to the pouring lip and a tubular strap handle to the rear. The front is impressed "½ gallon" and the rim to the top has a lead customs seal with "ER under a Crown" for the Reign of King Edward VII. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order. A great looker.

9.75" tall x 7.5" diam base.

 
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Price: 115.00


Half Gallon Copper Ale Measure M253



Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M246
Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M246
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century quart copper tankard, originally Sheffield plated. This super example has a loop side handle and most of the Sheffield plating to the inside. Some minor dents to the handle otherwise complete and in good order. The underside of the top rim is stamped "Quart" over a shield motif and the front is also impressed "1. Quart". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

6.5" tall.

4" top diam.

7.25" front to back including handle.

Base 5" diam.

 
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Price: 115.00


Stoneware 2 Pint Ale Measure Jug M244
Original, quality late 19th century two tone glazed stoneware ale measure jug with a pouring lip and a handle to the rear and embossed detail of a Hunt on horseback with hounds chasing the ?. The shoulder is impressed "Quart" (2 pints). Complete and in good order.

6.75" tall x 6.75" front to back including handle and 4.75" wide.

 
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Price: 65.00


Stoneware 2 Pint Ale Measure Jug M244



1/4 Gill Brass and Pewter Spirit Measure M238
1/4 Gill Brass and Pewter Spirit Measure M238
Original, quality circa 1900, very clean and very small " ¼ gill" pewter spirit measure with a brass collar to the top rim and a side loop handle. The brass rim is stamped 'ER' with a crown for the reign of King Edward VII ( 1901 to 1910 ) and "Quarter Gill". Cleaned and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in superb order.

2" tall.

1.5" diam.

2.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 65.00


Copper Ale Tankard M227
Original, quality mid 19th century copper half pint ale tankard originally Sheffield plated. This elegant example has a side handle with a silver top mount stamped '36', a nickel rim to the top and the initials "T.G" punched to the front. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

4" tall.

3.25" top diam.

4.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Copper Ale Tankard M227



Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M218
Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M218
Original, quality late 19th century tankard shaped brass spirit measure detailed "Half Gill" with a customs stamp under the rim and a previous owners pub name engraved to the underside. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

2.5" tall and 1.75" widest.

 
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Price: 34.00


Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M217
Original, quality late 19th century tankard shaped brass spirit measure detailed "Half Gill" with a customs stamp under the rim. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order.

2.5" tall and 1.75" widest.

 
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Price: 34.00


Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M217



Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M215
Brass Half Gill Spirit Measure M215
Original, quality late 19th century tankard shaped brass half gill spirit measure with very faint customs and capacity marks and clear manufacturer marks to the underside for "Farrow & Jackson London". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.5" tall.

1.75" body diam.

3" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 45.00


J.Tams Pint Ale Measure M214
Original, quality late 19th century off white ceramic ale measure with a side handle and a blue and red line around the top. This example is tapered into the top and the front is detailed "Patent Government stamped measure, sole patentee and maker John Tams Longton Staffs, Earthenware Manufacturer". Some minor discolouration and one short hairline crack to the top rim otherwise complete and in good order.

4.5" tall x 4" base diam.

Total wide 5" including handle.

 
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Price: 65.00


J.Tams Pint Ale Measure M214



J.Tams Quart Ale Measure M213
J.Tams Quart Ale Measure M213
Original, quality late 19th century off white ceramic ale measure with a side handle, a custom and excise stamp with 'Quart' over a crown and "VR" for the Reign of Queen Victoria and "32". The front is also detailed "Patent Government stamped measure, sole patentee and maker John Tams Longton Staffs, Earthenware Manufacturer". Although this measure is not damaged, it is heavily stained to a pale brown colour but still otherwise complete and in good order.

6.25" tall.

4.25" diam.

6.25" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


Quart Ceramic Ale Measure M207
Original, quality late 19th century 'Quart' ceramic ale measure with a side handle and blue printed designs of hops, and hazelnuts all around and on the handle. The underside is detailed "Filbert" and "T.U.B. Iron Stone" in transfer print and the front has etched weights and measures "Quart & VR" beneath a crown. Some rubbing to the top rim otherwise complete and in good and working order.

6.5" tall x 4" diam.

6.25" front to back including handle.

 
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Price: 115.00


Quart Ceramic Ale Measure M207



Quart Mochaware Ale Measure M193
Quart Mochaware Ale Measure M193
Original, quality 1920's two pint (quart) mochaware ale measure with blue, and black coloured bands on white ceramic, with four "tobacco spit" designs and acid etched in the glaze "Quart" over a crown 'GR' and '19'. This example has a white loop handle to the side and is absolutely perfect and complete.

6.5" tall.

4.25" base diam.

6.25" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 300.00


Quart Mochaware Ale Measure M192
Original, quality 1920's two pint (quart) mochaware ale measure with blue, black and sandy coloured bands on white ceramic, with four "tobacco spit" designs and acid etched in the glaze "Quart" over a crown 'GR' and '19'. This example has a white loop handle to the side and is absolutely perfect and complete.

6.5" tall.

4.25" base diam.

6.25" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 300.00


Quart Mochaware Ale Measure M192



Half Pint Nickel Ale Measure M161
Half Pint Nickel Ale Measure M161
Original, quality, late 19th century, tankard shaped half pint ale measure with a side handle. Stamped under the rim "VR", "Half Pint" and "LCC" for London County Council. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good order.

4" tall.

2.75" top diameter.

4.25" including handle.

 
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Price: 45.00


Half Pint Brass Ale Measure M157
Original, quality 1920's, cast brass, tankard shaped, half pint ale measure with a side handle and stamped "1/2 pint" beneath the top rim. The custom and excise stamp is worn badly and the engraved details to the underside are not clear but could be deciphered with some work, these details could be of a previous owner. Some minor dents but otherwise complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

4" tall.

Base 2.75" diameter.

Top 2.75" diameter.

4.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 65.00


Half Pint Brass Ale Measure M157



8 Pint John Tams Ale Measure M154
8 Pint John Tams Ale Measure M154
Original, quality, very large ale measure jug in white ceramic with transfer decoration of hops and barley to both sides, a pouring lip and a side handle. The underside is transfer printed in black with the 'Crown Pottery' logo, "Patent Government Stamped Measure, Sole Patentee and Maker, John Tams Longton", "Hop and Barley" and with the registration number for the year 1905. I can not find the custom and excise etched mark, but all is complete otherwise and has the stepped rim around the handle. This jug does have an 1.5" hairline crack to one side of the lip, but no damage or chips otherwise. This eight pint jug is a most unusual example, the largest we have seen.

9" tall.

Base 8.25" diameter.

10.5" wide including handle and spout.

 
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Price: 200.00


Loftus Half Pint Spirit Measure M148
Original, quality 1920's, half pint spirit measure in pink brass. This tankard shaped example is impressed " Half Pint" to the front, "Loftus London" for the manufacturer beneath the top rim and has the Custom and Excise marks. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

Base diameter 2.75" x 4" tall and 4" wide including handles.

 
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Price: 85.00


Loftus Half Pint Spirit Measure M148



Gaskells Half Pint Spirit Measure M147
Gaskells Half Pint Spirit Measure M147
Original, quality 1920's, half pint spirit measure in pink brass. This tankard shaped example is impressed "1/2" Pint" to the front, "Gaskells" for the manufacturer beneath the top rim and has the Custom and Excise marks. All has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and is complete and in good order.

Base diameter 2.75" x 3.75" tall and 4" wide including handles.

 
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Price: 85.00


Quart Mochaware Ale Measure M135
Original, quality 1920's, two pint (quart) mochaware ale measure, with blue, black and sandy coloured bands on white ceramic, with three 'tobacco spit' designs and etched in the glaze "Quart", "GR", "490" over "S". This example has a white loop handle to the side and is absolutely perfect, with just some minor staining and crazing. Complete and in good order.

6.25" tall.

4.25" base diameter.

6.5" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 300.00


Quart Mochaware Ale Measure M135



South Devonshire Regiment Tankard M96
South Devonshire Regiment Tankard M96
Original, quality late 19th century nickel tankard with a side handle and a clear glass bottom. The front is engraved with the crest of the "46 South Devonshire" Regiment over a monogram and all has been polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Some minor dents to the handle, otherwise complete and in good order.

4" tall.

Base 3.25" diam.

4" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 45.00


Prattware Loving Cup M30
Original, quality late 19th century large ceramic two handled Prattware Loving Cup with some serious repairs. Both the side handles have been repaired and riveted to the body and could do with finishing better. Originally a really good example of Prattware work with two farmyard scenes in panels. Complete but......

5.75" tall x body 5.5" diam.

9.5" wide including handles.

 
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Price: 65.00


Prattware Loving Cup M30



Blue and White Two Handled Loving Cup M29
Blue and White Two Handled Loving Cup M29
Original, quality late 19th century two handled ceramic loving cup with pale blue willow pattern type of oriental scenes. Some discolouration to the floor inside and out. Otherwise complete and in good order.

5.25" tall x 5.25" wide.

8" including handles.

 
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Price: 56.00


Sheffield Plated Tankard M28
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century approx quart size, copper tankard, originally Sheffield plated. This superb example has lost its silver plating to the exterior but the lid interior has retained it. The shaped cast brass mounts to the side handle are normal for this type of tankard is the shape of the body and the lid is inset with a one shilling silver piece dated 1797. All is complete and in good order with not a dent in sight and has been polished and lacquered.

8.25" x 4.5" wide.

6.5" including side handle.

 
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Price: 156.00


Sheffield Plated Tankard M28



Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M26
Sheffield Plated Quart Copper Tankard M26
Original, quality 18th or early 19th century Quart copper tankard, originally Sheffield plated. This super example has a loop side handle, a shallow pouring lip, the original turned wooden floor and most of the Sheffield plating to the inside. In fact, you can still see remains of the plating to the exterior. Some minor dents mainly to the handle, otherwise complete and in good order. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

6" tall.

Base 4.25" diam.

6.75" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 85.00


2 Handled Ceramic Loving Cup M21
Original, quality late 19th century two handled white ceramic mug, referred as loving cups when having two side handles. This example has a Japanese or Chinese designs of one person bowing before an important looking couple. All is complete and in good order, although the interior is rather crazed and stained and it does sound dull due to the crazing.

5" tall.

Top rim 5".

8.25" wide including handles.

 
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Price: 45.00


2 Handled Ceramic Loving Cup M21



Meux's Advertising Mirror M160
Meux's Advertising Mirror M160
Original, quality 1920's oval plaster framed bevelled wall mirror with a simulated wood grained finish and a beaded edge. This clean example is detailed to the upper section of the mirror glass with the horseshoe 'trade mark' and "Meux's" for Friary Meux Ales. The plaster frame still has faint traces of other transfer details of "Friary Meux's Ales" and all is complete and in good order.

Exterior 31.75" x 20.5" x 1.5" front to back.

Visible mirror 26.5" x 14.75".

 
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Price: 230.00


Old Priory Scotch Whisky Mirror M156
Original, quality late 19th century advertising mirror with bevelled edges in the original mahogany frame. This example for an unusual brand of Whiskey details "Old Priory Scotch Whisky" in gilt letters to the back of the mirror glass. Although all original and complete the mirror surface has many blemishes. The original mahogany backing board has been retained with two mirror plates affixed to the side for wall mounting.

Exterior 19.25" tall x 20" x 1 1/8".

Visible mirror 18" tall x 18.75".

 
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Price: 450.00


Old Priory Scotch Whisky Mirror M156



Huge Dixon Pewter Tyg M2
Huge Dixon Pewter Tyg M2
Original, quality late 19th century huge three handled pewter tankard referred to as a 'Tyg'. This super example, the largest we have seen in pewter, has a tapered body with reeded bands to the upper and lower sections, a shaped bottom trim and the underside is impressed with the logo and name for the manufacturer "James Dixon & Son Sheffield". Considering how soft pewter is this example has not a dent or scratch in sight and is complete and in good and working order and huge.

8.5" diam.

7.5" diam base.

6" diam top.

10" widest including handles.

 
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Price: 230.00


Apollinaris Ceramic Match Striker MS45
Original, quality 1920s glazed ceramic match striker as seen on the pub and shop counters and used with red tipped matches. This example is advertising "Apollinaris" mineral waters and is bright with black text on white with green trims. Detailed to the underside for the manufacturer "E.P. Co. Stoke on Trent England". One chip to the top rim otherwise complete and in good and working order.

3.5" tall x 4.75" base diameter.

 
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Price: 65.00


Apollinaris Ceramic Match Striker MS45



Stones Ginger Wine Match Striker MS44
Stones Ginger Wine Match Striker MS44
Original, quality late 19th century circular stoneware bar / countertop matchstriker in a white glazed finish with black text advertising "Stone's Ginger Wine". The underside is printed with a logo of a "Stone Ginger Wine" barrel and "Proprietors, The Finsbury Distillery Co". No chips or cracks and complete and in good order.

4" diam x 1.75" tall.

 
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Price: 135.00


Bryant & Mays Match Holder MS43
Original, quality 1920's black glazed stoneware bar / counter top matchbox holder. This circular example is detailed around the outer surface, "Bryant & Mays", "Brymay", "Safety Matches, British Made". Some letters are rubbed, but otherwise all is complete and in good and working order.

2" tall x 4" diam.

 
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Price: 56.00


Bryant & Mays Match Holder MS43



Bryant & Mays Match Holder MS42
Bryant & Mays Match Holder MS42
Original, quality 1920's off-white ceramic bar / countertop matchbox holder. This example is cloverleaf shaped and detailed to each leaf "Bryant & Mays Matches". The underside is printed for the maker "Crown Ducal" and "England, British manufactured". Complete and in good and working order.

5" widest x 3" tall.

 
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Price: 68.00


Tigars Mineral Water Matchstriker MS37
Original, quality 1920's decorated and glazed stoneware matchstriker with a colourful decoration to the lower half and a top section for striking the matches. The body is detailed for "R.E. Tigar's Mineral Water". One chip to the lower rim and other minor chips to the top match section, otherwise complete and in good and working order.

3.5" tall.

3.75" base.

 
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Price: 65.00


Tigars Mineral Water Matchstriker MS37



Pub Notice, 2 available NP320
Pub Notice, 2 available NP320
Original, quality pre-war Vinyl covered "Notice" detailing "Keep Naked Lights or burning cigarettes away from measures". Each has four corner brass rivets for mounting. Some discolouration otherwise complete and in good order.

6" x 4" x 0.25".

Price is for each.

 
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Price: 45.00


Ladies Brass Plaque NP214
Original, quality, post war sheet brass nameplate engraved "Ladies" in upper case with black infill and with four countersunk screw holes for mounting. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost, complete and in good order.

7" x 1.5".

 
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Price: 56.00


Ladies Brass Plaque NP214



3 Sipolilo Police Reserve Copper Tankards PT193
3 Sipolilo Police Reserve Copper Tankards PT193
Original, quality post-war copper drinking tankards with side handles and engraved to the fronts "Sipolilo Police Reserve", "Green Section", "Yellow Section" and "Red Section". The undersides are impressed "Rhodesia Copper Products". The interiors have been tinned and all is complete and in good order.

4.75" tall x 3.75" top diam.

5.5" wide including handle.

Price is for the set.

 
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Price: 145.00


Cigarette Packet Decoration SA33
Original, quality 1930's / 40's hanging decoration fashioned from twenty-four empty 'Players Navy Cut' cigarette packets. This amazing panel is decorated both to the front and reverse and is complete, very clean and in good order.

8" diam.

 
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Price: 56.00


Cigarette Packet Decoration SA33



Stoneware Flat Sided Spirit Barrel SB13
Stoneware Flat Sided Spirit Barrel SB13
Original, quality early to mid 19th century coffee coloured, fully glazed flat sided spirit barrel. This unusual example has a Royal Coat of Arms to the front in deep relief, and a wide band of embossed bunches of grapes on the vine to the upper and lower body sections. The front is impressed for the maker of the barrels "S. Melsom Potter Bristol". Minor chips to the base otherwise complete and in good order.

14.5" x 7" wide and 10.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 185.00


Stoneware Oval Spirit Barrel SB12
Original, quality mid to late 19th century two tone glazed oval shaped stoneware spirit barrel. This good example has two bands of grapes on vines embossed to the coffee coloured glazed areas, an embossed swag to the front for the name of the spirit and an embossed Royal Coat of Arms of a form. The barrel is also impressed '4' for the size and for the manufacturer "Port Dundas Glasgow Pottery". There is an aperture to the bottom front for a tap and of course an aperture to the top for filling. All is complete and in good order, with not a chip in sight.

15" tall x 15" x 12".

 
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Price: 165.00


Stoneware Oval Spirit Barrel SB12



Ceramic Irish Whisky Barrel SB11
Ceramic Irish Whisky Barrel SB11
Original, quality 1920's ceramic bar top whisky barrel with gilded decoration on red and yellow and detailed "I. Whisky" for Irish Whisky. This example is in super condition, although the top cover / lid and the tap to the front are both missing, otherwise all is complete and in good order.

11.25" tall x 9.5" x 8" front to back.

 
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Price: 115.00


Ceramic Scotch Whisky Barrel SB10
Original, quality circa 1900 white ceramic bar top whisky barrel with gilded decoration and detailed "S. Whisky" for Scotch Whisky. Much of the gilt decoration is missing as is the tap and lid, but otherwise all is complete and in good and working order. The underside is detailed for the maker "Thos Hughes & Co Wrexham".

12.5" tall x 12" x 8.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 115.00


Ceramic Scotch Whisky Barrel SB10



Ceramic Spirit Cloves Barrel SB9
Ceramic Spirit Cloves Barrel SB9
Original, quality late 19th century ceramic bar top spirit barrel in green with gilded bands and detail, provision to the lower front for a tap and an open aperture to the top for filling. This super example is detailed "Seven Stars Hotel" and "Cloves". Some very minor glazing chips, minor hairline cracks to the top. The dust cover / lid and tap are missing, otherwise complete and in good order.

13.25" tall x 13" x 9.5" front to back.

 
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Price: 125.00


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



Flat Sided Stoneware Flask SF13
Flat Sided Stoneware Flask SF13
Original, quality late 19th century small two tone glazed stoneware, flat sided spirit flask. This clear example has a strap loop handle to the reverse and a small top aperture. One minuscule chip to the handle, otherwise complete and in good order.

7" tall x 4" x 2".

 
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Price: 45.00


Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Whiskey Jug SJ263
Original, quality late 19th century two tone glazed stoneware whisky jug with a strap handle to the rear and a transfer illustration entitled "Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese" and "B A Moore & Son". The underside has the impressed mark "9257" and "Doulton Lambeth England". A minuscule chip to the base of the handle, otherwise in mint condition and complete.

10" tall x 6" diam.

 
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Price: 135.00


Ye Olde Cheshire Cheese Whiskey Jug SJ263



Cane Covered Soda Syphon SS77
Cane Covered Soda Syphon SS77
Original, quality 1920's cane covered glass soda syphon with nickel plated fittings to the top, impressed "By Royal Letters Patent No 2". This example as two dents to the top ball and the cane covering is damaged in one area ( see picture ). Otherwise all is complete and in good order with no chips or cracks to the glass, but not usable.

12.75" tall.

3" body diam.

 
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Price: 115.00


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


St Annes on the Sea Glass Soda Syphon SS75



Amber Glass Soda Syphon SS74
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 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


Amber Glass Soda Syphon SS73



Devizes Soda Syphon SS72
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


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


Maidstone Soda Syphon SS71



Macclesfield Soda Syphon SS70
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


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


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.

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



Schweppes Glass Soda Syphon SS60
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


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


J. Wragg Glass Soda Syphon SS57



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


Ceramic Spirit Pourer SP12
Original, quality 1920's ceramic spirit pourer with nickel mounts. This unusual example is detailed for "Mackinlay's Scotch Whisky" to both sides. Complete and in good and working order.

5.5" x 2" x 1".

 
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Price: 65.00


Ceramic Spirit Pourer SP12



Ceramic Spirit Pourer SP11
Ceramic Spirit Pourer SP11
Original, quality 1920's ceramic spirit pourer with nickel mounts. This unusual example is detailed for "Cadenhead's Green Label Rum" to both sides and "Bowkers No 84317". Complete and in good and working order.

5.5" x 1.75" x 1".

 
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Price: 65.00


Teachers Whisky Copper Tray T145
Original, quality 1920's / 30's circular copper drinks tray. This very clean example is embossed "Teachers Highland Cream Whisky" and "Wm Teachers & Sons Ltd Distillers". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost. Complete and in good and working order.

12.25" x 1" tall.

 
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Price: 75.00


Teachers Whisky Copper Tray T145



Large Brass Wine Vat Tap T11
Large Brass Wine Vat Tap T11
Original, quality late 19th century huge brass tap probably continental and probably from a wine vat or similar. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order, but we have not tested it for working, no apparent reason not to be working.

10.5" x 2.25".

5.25" tall.

 
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Price: 165.00


Pair of Brass Whisky Taps T9
Original quality pair of late 19th century bar back brass spirit taps. These most unusual taps are for filling bottles and are each mounted on a curved and shaped all brass plate, one engraved "Old Tom" and the other "Scotch Whiskey". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and in superb condition, the first we have seen. Complete and in good order.

Backplate 10" x 4.5" wide.

5" front to back.

 
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Price: 685.00


Pair of Brass Whisky Taps T9



Fruitwood Sherry Barrel Tap T8
Fruitwood Sherry Barrel Tap T8
Original, quality pre-war sherry barrel tap turned in fruitwood. for counter top barrels. Complete and in good and working order.

5.75" x 3" x 1".

 
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Price: 38.00


Engraved Nickel Tankard T3
Original, quality nickel tankard with detailed engraved decoration to the body and rim with an panel to the front with "CG.W from H & R.D.H 27.6.12" for 1912. All is in super condition and very usuable Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost.

5" tall x 4" base diam.

6" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 115.00


Engraved Nickel Tankard T3



Copper Tankard T2
Copper Tankard T2
Original, quality late 19th century copper tankard with a tapered body and a strap handle to the side. Some wear to the underside seams but it still holds liquid and has a great shape. Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good order otherwise.

Total height 5.5" x 4.25" base diam.

6.5" widest including handle.

 
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Price: 36.00


Watts and Harton Quart Pewter Tankard T1
Original, quality mid to late 19th century Pewter Quart Tankard with a shaped handle and a glass bottom. This elegant tankard is impressed to the top rim for the maker "Watts & Harton London". Very, very minor dents only and a good waxed colour and finish. Complete and in good and working order.

6.25" tall x 4.75" base diam.

7.25" wide including handle.

 
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Price: 56.00


Watts and Harton Quart Pewter Tankard T1



Bass & Co Brass Vesta Case VC9
Bass & Co Brass Vesta Case VC9
Original, quality 1920's novelty brass vesta case for matches. This example in the form of a miniature bottle of "Bass & Co Pale Ale" detailed to the front. The neck and shoulder of the bottle are hinged as the lid, the underside is ribbed as the match striker and the front is detailed as above and with "Made in Austria". Polished and lacquered, although the lacquer may be removed at no extra cost and complete and in good and working order.

2.25" tall x 0.75".

 
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Price: 125.00


Pair of Oak Whisky Flasks WD5
Original, quality matching pair of late 19th century Scottish costrell shaped whisky flasks in unbelievable condition. Each one is bound in cane and fitted with the original shoulder straps and barrel harness, brass bung cover and brass padlock with key. The brass covers are stamped "H.G.M" for the original owner and the barrels are impressed to one end "1 Quart" and "4 Quarts". All is complete and in good and working order and all are as they came, with one exception, replacement keys were altered to suit, note also the brass padlocks which came with the flasks are a true pair. These flasks were carried by deerstalkers.

Barrel large 13" x 9.5" x 6.5".

Barrel smaller 8" x 5.5" x 3.5".

 
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Price: 565.00


Pair of Oak Whisky Flasks WD5

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