Pre-Victorian

  • A Delightful Pearlware Cow & Calf on a Grassy Mound

    Stock No: 000629

     

    Height: 5.5 Inches / 14.5 cms 

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures 1780 to 1840 Vol 3, Page 57, Fig 118.67

     

    Price: £395.00 

     

    A  delightful pearlware cow and calf before a decorated bocage both on a grassy mound . 

     

  • A Delightful Pearlware Figure of a Lady Gardener

    Stock No: 000547

     

    Height: 6.75 Inches / 17 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840, Volume 1, Page 60, Fig 24.53

     

    Price: £395.00

     

    A good early pearlware figure of a lady gardener with original bocage. Although unmarked, this figure could possibly be attributed to Salt. Good provenance; Oliver Sutton label to the underside. In very good condition.

  • RTS Antiques | Rare Staffordshire Pottery Figures | Pottery Figures

    A Delightful Pearlware Figure of The Tithe Pig Group

    Stock No: 000514

     

    Height: 8.5 Inches / 20 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne, Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 Vol 2, Page 255, Fig 108.39

     

    Price: £495.00

     

    An early pearlware figure of The Tithe pig group, with spill vase.

  • A Delightful Pearlware Figure Putti with a Basket

    Stock No: 000571

     

    Height: 4.5 Inches / 11 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne, Holding the Past, Page 309, possible pair to Fig 316 far right.

     

    Price: £375.00

     

    A good early pearlware figure of Putti standing with a basket of flowers, lead glazed earthenware with enamel decoration, probably made by Enoch Wood c. 1820. Just the most cutest face you will ever see.

  • A Delightful Pearlware Group Figure of the Sailors Farewell

    Stock No: 000552

     

    Height: 7.75 Inches / 20 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne, Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 Vol 2, Similar to figures on Pages 112/113. Possibly Unrecorded.

     

    Price: £1250.00

     

    A good early pearlware figure of the sailors farewell. Lead-glazed earthenware with overglaze enamel decoration. A lovely rare example.

  • A Delightful Pearlware Sheep Signed H.S

    Stock No: 000642

     

    Height: 4 Inches /10 cms 

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Victorian Staffordshire Figures 1780 to 1840 Vol 3, Page 200, Fig 131.56

     

    Price: £400.00 

     

    A delightful Pearlware figure of a Ewe standing before a flower encrusted bocage . Interestingly signed on the back of the sheep HS or HF. Probably made by Enoch Wood

     

  • 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: £770.00

     

    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 Fabulous Pearlware Figure of a Girl Reading

    Stock No: 000648

     

    Height: 6.25 Inches/16 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures 1780-1840 Vol 1, Page 91, Fig 25.22

     

    Price: Reserved

     

    A lovely pearlware figure of a girl reading a book, with bocage. Probably made by Dale.

  • A Large Bust of Plato

    Stock No: 000551 

     

    Height: 14 Inches / 36 cms 

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures 1780 to 1840 Vol 4, Page 233, Fig 200.42

     

    Price: £990.00 

     

    A fine and imposing bust of a bearded Plato . He wears a plum coloured loose shirt and sits on a square black marbelled base. Marked Enoch Wood to the underside in indented capitals. 

     

  • A Pair of Busts of Heraclitus & Democritus

    Stock No: 000661

     

    Height: 5.5 Inches / 14 cm

     

    Reference: Myrna Schkolne Staffordshire Figures Vol 4, Page 233, Figs 200.45 / 200.46

     

    Price: £1200.00

     

    A fine small bust of Heraclitus known as the “weeping philosopher ” because he found man’s condition melancholy. The companion bust to Democritus, a Greek philosopher and founder of atomic theory, is known as the “laughing philosopher” because he found man’s condition ridiculous. Possibly attributed to Wood & Caldwell.

     

     

     

  • A Prattware Pottery Watch Stand

    Stock No: 000711

     

    Height:  11.5 Inches/ 29 cm

     

    Reference: John & Griselda Lewis Pratt Ware 1780-1840, Page 104, Fig 64

     

    Price: £950.00

     

    An underglaze coloured watch stand in the form of a long case clock, decorated in relief with small groups of classical figures, coloured in yellow, puce, red, green and blue. The central figure is framed in a border of stiff leaves painted in shades of green an red. The tall clock is flanked by the figures of children wearing red drapery. The figures each side of the clock lean on raised pedestals. The flat rectangular base plate is sponged in red and brown. Interestingly there are two pierced holes from manufacture to the front of the base, it is thought that their intention was to enable the piece to be fixed with screws to the top of a mantle shelf.

  • John Liston

    Stock No: 000010

     

    Height: 6.25 inches/15.9cm

     

    Reference: Pugh Page 439 plate 48 fig 85

     

    Price: £425.00

     

    A small figure of John Liston as Sam Swipes. The square base inscribed ” No! I am a gentleman? Upon your soul tho’ mother. “