Commemoratives, Ceramics, Pot Lids and Prattware Auction on
Saturday 17th November 2018
Viewing:
On Saturday 17th November from 9.00am until 11.45am. Otherwise by appointment.
Lots marked with a # symbol are for internet viewing only and will not be available in
the saleroom on the day of the sale.
Lots: 1-50 of 563
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Lot 1
Abolition of Slavery: an English porcelain plate the moulded border of shaped outline printed in grey with quotations centred by a female Negro cradling an infant, circa 1835 (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 2
1851 Great Exhibition: an English porcelain cup and saucer printed in mauve with a named and dated view (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 3
A Clementson pottery plate printed in brown for Viscount Clive 1839 and an octagonal pottery plate depicting Disraeli, circa 1886, small chip (2) (commemorative commemorate)
* Edward Herbert, 3rd Earl of Powys was born on 5th November 1818
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 4
French Revolution: six various faience plates each painted with scenes, trophies and slogans in support of the French Monarchy, circa 1790, approx 225mm, two defective (6) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 5
French Revolution: three faience plates each painted with trophies in support of the French Monarchy, two other and two blue bordered plates, circa 1790 (7) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 6
A blue pottery handled cake plate printed in black with a slavery scene, circa 1835, 278mm wide, restored, two Father Mathew plates and a Band of Hope plate (4) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 7
A blue printed bowl depicting the Crystal Palace, a nursery plate 'The Great Britain Steam Ship', a pink lustre jug 'The Great Eastern Leviathan, and a tapering jug depicting Grace Darling (4) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 8
# An octagonal pottery plate depicting H.M. Stanley, another Fred Archer, chips to rear, three plates depicting Divines and two others (7) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 9
# A pierced bordered side plate depicting Nasreddin Shah of Persia, a similar bowl for the Kaiser, a Rosenthal plate of von Hindenburg and three other pieces (6) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 10
# Fifteen various printed ceramics including Corn Laws, railways, Jenny Lind, Royal etc, some defective (a lot) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 11
# Eleven various moulded jugs and two printed depicting Walter Scott and Tennyson, some defects (11) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 12
# American Interest: eighteen various ceramic pieces, some defective also a plate for Lindberg's 1927 flight and five space flight related pieces (24) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 13
# Eleven French pottery plates printed in black with cartoons after Hamlit and Draner, another for ARM jubilee and one other plate for the Beatles (16) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 14
# A moulded glass tankard for Edward Hanlan, a glass dish for the Manchester Ship Canal 1894, eleven political related moulded glass pieces, two Gordon inkwells and three works of reference (a lot) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 15
# A Ridgway buff pottery moulded jug for the Eglington Tournament, 250mm and three other moulded jugs each with hairline cracks (4) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 16
John Wesley: an octagonal plate by Challinor & Co for his centenary and another circular plate, both circa 1891 (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 17
An octagonal pottery plate with named seated portrait of Hon Edward Blake MA QC, another James Fraser, a Primitive Methodist plate and one other for Viscount Clive (4) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 18
Wellington, Peel and the Polka: a good nursery plate with florette moulded border enamelled in blue and green printed in pink with an inscribed scene, circa 1844, 187mm Illustrated (commemorative commemorate)
* In 1844 the Polka craze swept Britain, Peel was Prime Minister and Wellington Leader of the Lords.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 19
1832 Reform: a cylindrical mug printed in pink with named portraits, fine hairline crack and a jug printed in blue with portraits of Grey, 155mm (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 20
1832 Reform: a pottery jug printed in purple, 210mm, fine star crack, an octagonal plate and another with named portrait of Peel, firing crack (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 21
Disraeli: three octagonal plates (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 22
An octagonal pottery plate with named portrait of Lord Randolph Churchill and two others of Joseph Chamberlain (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 23
An octagonal pottery plate with named portrait of Salisbury, another Iddesleigh and one other of Charles Stuart Parnell, tiny chip to underside (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 24
Russian Revolution: a Russian porcelain plate after the originals stylistically painted in the propaganda style with a portrait of Stalin, the reverse marked and inscribed Adomovich, 241mm and another similar decorated with ration coupons (2) Illustrated (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 25
Russian Revolution: a Russian porcelain plate after the originals stylistically painted in the propaganda style with a portrait of Lenin, the Russian Eagle obscured by the Red Star and ration coupons, the reverse marked and inscribed Adomovich, 238mm and another similar decorated with a revolutionary (2) Illustrated (commemorative commemorate)
See an article in the Apollo magazine of April 2017 for an illustration of the first of the two plates in this lot. A translation of the inscription reads: He who does not work does not eat.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 26
Russian Revolution: a Russian porcelain plate after the originals stylistically painted in the propaganda style with a Red Guard impaling vouchers, flags, date and inscription, the reverse marked and inscribed Adomovich, 239mm and another similar decorated with a portrait of Lenin and the Red Star (2) Illustrated (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 27
Russian Revolution: a Russian porcelain plate after the originals stylistically painted in the propaganda style after Malevich, the reverse marked and inscribed, 265mm and another similar by Suetin (2) Illustrated (commemorative commemorate)
* An original example of the Malevich plate was sold by Sothebys on 26th November 2007 as lot 32.
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 28
Lenin: a white glazed Russian porcelain portrait bust after Vybogolyubov, 185mm and a circular white bisque porcelain portrait plaque (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 29
Stalin: a pottery figure of the Dictator depicted standing in green uniform, the underside inscribed 'London 1953', 151mm and a white bisque porcelain portrait bust (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 30
Chinese Revolution: a colourful glazed stoneware group depicting two revolutionaries in uniform, 325mm, a white bisque porcelain portrait bust of Mao and a plaque (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 31
1938 Neville Chamberlain: a Paragon plate for the Munich Peace Conference (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 32
# John Kennedy: an amusing pottery liquor set modelled as the President sat astride the globe, one of the four cups missing, 246mm high overall and a Wedgwood black basalt portrait bust (a lot) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 33
# An Ashstead jug depicting Baldwin another moulded with portraits of Cobden and Peel and three other moulded pottery jugs, each with a minor defect (5) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 34
# A pair of plates of the Gladstones, a blue glazed plaque, two octagonal plates and three others, some minor defects (8) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 35
1832 Reform: a purple printed pottery jug, 210mm (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 36
Free Trade: a cup and saucer printed in black with a seated Negro lady holding a trident, the cap of Liberty and Union flag aloft, a cornucopia in the foreground, circa 1835 and a large pottery mug, cracked (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 37
# Sir Robert Peel: a white moulded jug with named half-length portrait, stained, a jug with purple printed portrait, handle reaffixed, another jug and a jug for the Corn Laws (5) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 38
# An octagonal plate depicting Disraeli, another Chamberlain and one other Iddseleigh (3) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 39
# Gladstone: a cylindrical mug depicting both WE and Herbert for 1880, two jugs, two mugs and a dish all for WE also mugs for 1851 and 1862 exhibitions and opening of Preston Town Hall, mostly with cracks (9) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 40
# Five various plates for Gladstone, another Tom Ellis, also Roberts and Baden Powell and a tile depicting Bright, some cracked (9) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 41
# A jug by Percy Metcalf depicting Stanley Baldwin and another Lloyd George (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 42
1854 Crimea: an English porcelain mug printed in grey and decorated in colours with crossed flags, shaking hands and ribboned inscriptions, inscribed in gilt Eliza Jones 1853, 95mm high (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 43
1854 Crimea: a pearlware mug the waisted body printed in blue with scenes entitled Odessa and Sebastopol, 111mm (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £25 - 35 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 44
1855 Crimea: a tapering pottery jug printed in black with scenes entitled Coll. Windham and Sebastopol, 172mm, fine hairline crack (commemorative commemorate)
* Colonel Windham lead the British Charge on the Redan. See Victoria Remembered, plate 222
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 45
1855 Crimea: a squat pottery jug printed in blue with soldiers and sailors beneath ribboned inscriptions, the underside with printed R.H. mark, 185mm (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 46
1854 Crimea: a rare pottery supper or smokers set comprising a comport printed with amusing scenes of marriage, the waisted pot with a scene of sailors entitled 'Heart of Oak and Liberty' and a battle scene entitled 'Sir Geo Brown at the Battle of Inkerman, the spittoon lid and a taper holder, the pot 121mm high, restored (4) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £50 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 47
1853 Omar Pacha: a Belgian pottery plate printed in black with an inscribed battle scene of Oltenitza, printed and impressed marks, 235mm (commemorative commemorate)
* Omar Pacha led the Ottoman army against the Russian attack at the Battle of Oltenitza, the first engagement of the Crimea in November 1853.
Estimate:  £30 - 40 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 48
1855 Crimea: a set of twelve French pottery plates the moulded borders lined in blue, each printed in black with a numbered scene, printed marks, 197mm, some chips and cracks (12) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £100 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 49
Crimea War: a silvered soft medal medallion for the victory at Alma contained in a gilt embossed metal case by Pinches & Co and another for Balaklava, cased (2) (commemorative commemorate)
Estimate:  £30 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 50
1857 William Hewett VC RN: A rare nursery plate with florette moulded border printed in black with a battle scene entitled 'Hewett firing the Lancaster gun on the advancing Russians', indistinct impressed makers mark, 161mm, minor star crack to the reverse Illustrated (commemorative commemorate)
* On 26th October 1854 Hewett, together with a number of men in his command, bravely stood their ground against the advancing Russians. For this he was promoted to Lieutenant on 5th November. At the subsequent Battle of Inkerman he was again commended and later awarded the newly created Victoria Cross (gazetted 24th February 1857). This was first presented by Queen Victoria on 26th June 1857 at the ceremony in Hyde Park where Hewett was fifth in that presentation line. See Victoria Remembered, plate 238
Estimate:  £100 - 200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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