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This section of the web site shows those pieces that we have sold in the last year or so.  Prices have been removed.  If you would like to buy a piece similar to one shown in this section then please let us know and we will try to find one for you that meets your requirements.



"Bristol" Blue mell decanter

"Bristol" Blue mell decanter

This is what we believe to be a William IV/early Victorian, "Bristol" Blue mell decanter or carafe dating from the early to mid 19th century, c1835/1840.     
 
The decanter is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the base consistent with use.  
 
The neck of the decanter is plain as is the body.  The body ends in a plain base with a polished out pontil mark and measures 16 cm (6.4 inches) in diameter at its widest point.  The decanter is 19 cm (7.6 inches) in height.   There are no chips, cracks, scratches or any evidence of restoration.  There is no stopper which would have...

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"Bristol" blue pedestal comport or patch stand

"Bristol" blue pedestal comport or patch stand

This is what we believe to be a "Bristol" blue glass small comport or patch stand, dating from the beginning of the 19th century, c1840, and probably French in origin.    
 
The stand is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot consistent with some 190 years of use. It has a polished base.  
 
The stand is in the "Bristol" Blue colourway and measures 11 cm (4.4 inches) across at the scallop edged rim.  The bowl is flute moulded to the bottom and sits on a rib-moulded inverted baluster stem.  The stand is 8.2 cm (3.3 inches) in height.  There are a couple of tiny impact fleabite...

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"Bristol" blue small tumbler

"Bristol" blue small tumbler

This is what we believe to be a hand-blown, "Bristol" blue glass tumbler dating from the beginning of the 19th century, c1810.  The tumbler is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot consistent with some 200 years of use.  It has a partly polished out pontil mark on the base. 
 
The tumbler has a slightly tapering cylinder-shaped bowl measuring 7.3 cm (2.9 inches) in diameter at the everted rim.  The bowl is plain.  The tumbler is 5.5 cm (2.2 inches) in diameter at its widest point and is 8.2 cm (3.3 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of...

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"Bristol" blue tankard

"Bristol" blue tankard

This is what we believe to be a hand blown, "Bristol" blue glass mug or tankard dating from the early 19th century, c1810.  The tankard is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot consistent with some 200 years of use. It has a rough pontil mark on the kicked-in foot. 
 
The tankard has a baluster-shaped bowl measuring 9 cm (3.6 inches) in diameter at the rim.  The bowl is plain and sits on a conical foot.  The foot of the tankard is 6.7 cm (2.7 inches) in diameter and the glass is 12.2 cm (4.9 inches) in height. There are no chips, cracks, significant scratches or any obvious evidence of...

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Amethyst Edwardian printie cut penny lick

Amethyst Edwardian printie cut penny lick

This is what we believe to be an Edwardian, amethyst, hand-blown penny lick dating from the beginning of the 20th century, c1910.  A penny lick was a small glass used by street vendors for serving ice cream at a cost of one penny per serving.  The customer would lick clean the glass and return it to the vendor, who would reuse it. They fell out of use due to the hygiene problems that resulted.
 
The glass is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows age related wear and tear to both the rim of the bowl and to the rim of the foot consistent with some 100 years of use. There is a polished out pontil mark on the base of the foot.
 
The glass has a cup bowl measuring 7...

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Bohemian, ruby stained, engraved lustre

Bohemian, ruby stained, engraved lustre

This is what we believe to be a late Victorian, Bohemian, ruby-stained and engraved lustre dating from the turn of the 19th/20th centuries, c1900.  
 
The lustre is in excellent condition for its age.  This means, of course, that it shows the age related wear and tear to the rim of the foot commensurate with some 100 years of use.  Unusually in a lustre it still has a complete set of droppers.
 
The lustre has a scalloped rim and a balustroid body all in ruby stained glass.  The middle of the body is decorated with an engraved scene of a hound running through forest.  The foot is engraved with a trailing, fruiting vine.  The lustre measures 21.5 cm (8.6 inches) in height and is 12.5...

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