Animals and Birds

  • A Pair of well coloured Pigeons

    Stock No: 000509

     

    Height: 10″ Inches / 26 cm

     

    Reference: Harding Book 2, Page 234, Fig 2843/2844

     

    Price: £180.00

     

    A pair of pigeons perched on rock-work standing on coloured bases. These birds can be found in two sizes. They both have some retouching to the over glaze enamel colours.

  • A Fabulous Pearlware Bull Baiting Group

    Stock No: 000225

     

    Height: 5.5 ” Inches / 14 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840, Volume 2, Page 134, Fig 83.23

     

    Price: £2200.00

     

    An fine early pearlware dog baiting a bull. One of the best models of a bull produced by the Staffordshire potters at the beginning of the 19th century.
    This piece is wonderful quality, the bull shown here well modelled being worried by a dog. Totally original with just the tip of one horn having been professionally restored.

  • A Fabulously Rare Elephant Tureen

    Stock No: 000289

     

    Height: 6.5″ Inches/17cm

     

    Reference: Harding Book 3, page 267, fig 2949

     

    Price: £1250.00

     

    An exceptionally rare tureen and cover , its cover taking the form of an elephant . This is one of what is believed to be a small number of surviving tureens with wild animal covers made by the Staffordshire potters . The very few other tureen covers known to have survived the years carry a leopard , crocodile and a rhinoscerous . We also hold the rarer rhino tureen as part of our current stock.

  • A Fabulously Rare Horse Tureen

    Stock No: 000450

     

    Height: 7.5″ Inches/19cm

     

    Reference: Apparently Unrecorded in any book

     

    Price: £1500.00

     

    An exceptionally rare tureen and cover , its cover taking the form of a reclining horse . This is one of what is believed to be a very small number of surviving tureens with wild animal covers made by the Staffordshire potters c1860-80 . The very few other tureen covers known to have survived the years carry a leopard, crocodile, rhinoceros, guineafowl and an elephant. We also hold two other rare tureen’s as part of our current stock.

  • A Fabulously Rare Rhinoceros tureen.

    Stock No: 000307

     

    Height: 7.5″ Inches/19cm

     

    Reference: Harding Book 2, page 262, fig 3078

     

    Price: P.O.A

     

    An exceptionally rare tureen and cover , its cover taking the form of an rhinoceros . This is one of what is believed to be a very small number of surviving tureens with wild animal covers made by the Staffordshire potters c1860-80 . The very few other tureen covers known to have survived the years carry a leopard , crocodile, horse and an elephant. We also hold the rare elephant tureen as part of our current stock.

  • A Large Pair of Zebra Spill Vases

    Stock No: 000439

     

    Height: 12 inches/ 30 cms

     

    Reference: Harding Second addendum page 327 figs 3106/3107

     

    Price: £750.00

     

    A fine pair of spill vase figures of standing zebra’s with one front leg raised.

  • A Minature Lion

    Stock No: 000574

     

    Height: 3.5 inches / 8 cm

     

    Reference: Harding Second Addendum, Page 327, Fig 3035

     

    Price: £150.00

     

    A single standing miniture lion facing right on a yellow line base. Usually this figure is found with a lamb at the foot of the lion but in this case the lamb has been replaced with a leaf background. A good crisp and detailed example for such a small little figure.

  • A Pair of Children with Lambs on the backs of Lions

    Stock No: 000304

     

    Height: 5″ Inches/ 13 cm

     

    Reference: A. N. Harding book 2, page 169, figs 2385/2386

     

    Price: £330.00

     

    A pair of well coloured figures of lions with children holding wreaths above their heads sitting on the lions backs. Harding lists these figures as scarse .

  • A pair of giraffe spill vases

    Stock No: 000242

     

    Height: 7.25 inches/18.4cm

     

    Reference: Harding second addendum page 325 figs 2974/2975

     

    Price: £3000.00

     

    A very rare pair of spill vases of giraffes eating from a tree.

  • A Pair of Leopard Spill Vases

    Stock No: 000560

     

    Height: 7 inches/17.8cm

     

    Price: £1750.00

     

    Reference: Harding Book 2 page 257 figs 3004/3005

     

    A pair of leopard spill vases the leopards standing on gilt lined bases. Very rare and desirable.

  • A pair of lion spill vases

    Stock no: 000358

     

    Height: 11.5″ Inches / 30 cm

     

    Reference: Harding book 2 page 259 figs 3021/3022

     

    Price: £770.00

     

    A matched pair of spill vase figures of a lion and a lioness with cubs , snakes are entwined in trees to their side.

  • A Pair of Recumbent Cats (Very Rare)

    Stock No: 000559

     

    Height: 6″ Inches / 15 cm

     

    Price: £2250.00

     

    Reference: Harding Book 3, Page 257,  Figs a2867/a2868

     

    A pair of  Staffordshire recumbent cats with tortose shell coats sitting on green bases. A very rare and desirable pair.