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All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #872933 (stock #zp691)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$7,250.00
A Samuel Gilbody of Liverpool porcelain small mug or coffee can with a flattened round loop handle and a flat unglazed base. Painted in famille rose colors with stylized peonies and a prunus bough issuing from a jardiniere. There are sacred Chinese scrolls and a larger peony spray to the right. The interior of the rim has a diaper border with prunus blossoms.

A similar mug was sold during the Watney Collection auctions, and the pattern is also illustrated in the Gilbody section in "Liverpool ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #875868 (stock #zp940)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$6,000.00
An English 18th century porcelain pickle dish made at the Limehouse Manufactory, in perfect condition. This exceptionally rare piece is molded in the form of a scallop shell, and is painted in underglaze blue, based on a K'ang Hsi pattern, with a Chinese vase containing two feathers. The vase is in front of a partially unrolled scroll, with an insect to the right and three flocks of birds in the distance. The border has three feathers entwined with ribbons, while the reverse has two branches of ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1261849 (stock #zp950)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$5,500.00
An extremely rare and early Worcester bowl, c 1752-3, with an elaborate landscape painted in the Chinese style. Central to the scene is a pavilion on an island among formal trees, flanked by a hut on a short jetty. Continuing the scene on that side are mountains in the distance, and a rocky island with trees in the foreground. To the right of the central pavilion scene is a rocky mountain with trees. There is an empty sampan on the reverse, and yet another treed island with mountains in the int...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1440944 (stock #zp690)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$4,750.00
An extremely rare Chaffers porcelain hexagonal beaker, painted in pale and dark tones of blue. The sides depict a scene of a seated lady holding a bunch of flowers, a rock out of which grow similar flowers, a child jumping into the air, and two bare trees on a hill. The interior has a lattice and root border, while the underneath of the beaker has 4 pseudo Chinese characters. Retains the label of Rod Jellicoe, a highly esteemed London ceramics dealer.

The condition of the beaker is excellent, ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1286705 (stock #p1126)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,495.00
A Chelsea ecuelle and cover, fulsomely painted with fancy and aquatic birds. Applied flowers and leaves decorate the bases of the twig handles, while the uncommon (but original) knop on the lid is a beautiful flower painted in three colors. The ecuelle's interior features a large convolvulus spray.

The condition of this gem is superb, with bright colors and no missing paint. There is a very small spot of high quality and invisible restoration to the bottom of the knop's stem, where it meets t...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1246156 (stock #zp662)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,350.00
An extremely fine and beautiful Worcester mug or tankard of Scratch Cross type. The tankard, which has a grooved strap handle, flares, or spreads, toward the bottom, a shape which evolved from the silver form popular at the beginning of the 18th century.

Painted in a variety of colors with a standing Long Eliza figure, another figure seated at a table to her left, and a third figure and garden seat to her right. A tall gilded stand is behind the table. This pattern, taken from the Chinese, wa...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1446887 (stock #zp713)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$3,000.00
An early and rare c1754 Bow porcelain sparrow beak creamer painted with oriental scenery. This fine piece had been part of the important Watney collection, and then was shown at the Amor exhibit . The underside has the 3 dot mark and retains the label from Amor. It has been part of our collection for 20 years.

Excellent condition with no issues, the jug is 3 1/4" tall.

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1382693 (stock #zp537)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,995.00
A rare Worcester porcelain coffee can, tapering slightly toward the base and molded with corrugated ribs above a finely scalloped foot, the lobed rim with a slight flare, and the double scroll handle with a pointed thumbrest. Painted in the Chinese style with flowering plants, the border with half-flowerheads linked by a red line above leafy tendrils.

Excellent condition with vibrant colors, no chips, cracks, or restoration. A slight paint skip is on one petal of one half-flowerhead, shown in...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1385212 (stock #zp907)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,995.00
A Bow porcelain coffee cup of very rare beaker, or bucket, form. The scene is "The Koto Player", depicting a woman seated under a tree, playing the koto. The other side shows a table with a few fronds in a vase. Labels on the base show the provenance as the Bonham's Billie Paine sale, and Rod Jellicoe, a highly respected English porcelain dealer.

The condition of this piece is excellent, with no flaws, and deep clear colors. The height is 2 1/4", with a top diameter of 2 1/2" and a base diamet...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1147928 (stock #zp534)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,850.00
This extremely rare and very early Derby enameled wine taster is of circular shape with gadrooned sides, and has a pierced scroll handle in puce with the exterior handle ends with applied leaves in green. The exterior has puce foliate sprays, and the interior has a circular central panel edged with black and red lines containing an insect.

While the form itself is uncommon, they are usually done in blue and white, and polychrome examples are of the "utmost rarity." It is for this reason that ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1227697 (stock #zp941)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,850.00
An extremely rare and striking Derby chocolate cup and saucer of very unusual form. The bell-shaped cup has an undulating rim and a flat ear-shaped pierced handle. It is painted in famille verte enamels with leaves and flowers positioned in compartments bordered in an iron red. The saucer is decorated in a similar fashion.

As rare as the cup is, according to several sources the saucer is much more so, and has rarely been offered at auction. A cup alone has appeared a very few times in the la...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1314331 (stock #p1133)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,850.00
A superb Derby porcelain coffee can displaying a wrecked ship and rescue efforts. This can was painted by George Robertson, whose depictions of ships and maritime scenes are among the most highly sought after and collected items of Derby porcelain. This particular scene, named on the bottom in blue script, is "A Shipwreck After a Storm."

The gilding on the cup, both in the interior leaf and berry border, and throughout the exterior of the can, is of the high quality that Derby was known for. I...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1445388 (stock #zp689)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,850.00
Another wonderful offering of Vauxhall porcelain, this one a tea bowl and saucer, finely potted and painted in the highly desirable "sticky blue". The scene on both pieces features a pagoda and houses in the background, with a large rock in the foreground.

The condition is excellent, looking factory fresh, with no chips, cracks, paint loss, staining, restoration, etc. Any apparent shadows, white areas, streaks, or other issues are only due to photographic flaws and are not present when vie...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1187052 (stock #zp679)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,775.00
A beautiful and uncommon Derby basket-molded stand, or undertray, with a scalloped rim and a basket-weave border, The center is painted with fruit in shades of yellow, iron-red, puce, green, and brown. Surrounding the center, and on the border, are insects painted in a variety of colors. The underside of the stand has 5 patch marks.

Frequently, when referring to Derby, the literature, or catalogs, have references to "the moth painter," or the "principal fruit painter," or the like. In realit...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1253361 (stock #p1084)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,750.00
A Bow porcelain factory wine coaster of deep circular form. This elegant and pleasing form, although it is very rarely seen, is also described as a potted meat dish. Painted in shades of blue with vignettes of oriental symbols and the "Koto Player" in a landscape, the interior also painted with a scroll. Retains labels from Klaber & Klaber and the Barbara Leake Collection.

Overall condition is quite good, with some minor scattered kiln speckling and a little slight blurring to one wavy line (s...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1345299 (stock #p1138)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,695.00
A wonderful example of a rare Dr. Wall Worcester tea canister of fluted oval "French shape." There are several variations of the Hop Trellis pattern, with this one being less common. All versions of the pattern are highly collected. In the case of this variety, the upper border is a deep blue, while the lower border is a turquoise cailloute (a lacy network of oval or circular outlines, from the French, meaning "pebbled"). The main body of the caddy has iron-red trellises with gold bands twining ...
All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1377074 (stock #zp954)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,650.00
A First Period Dr. Wall Worcester teabowl, of octagonal form, with a slightly everted rim, printed in outline and delicately hand coloured with the "Red Bull" pattern, the borders with half flowerheads alternating with green diaper panels. This is the rare early version of this pattern when Worcester first started using printed patterns. The pattern is based on a Chinese famille rose design from the Yongzheng period and appears circa 1754-56.

Condition is excellent, with bright colors, and ...

All Items : Antiques : Decorative Art : Ceramics : English : Porcelain : Pre 1800 item #1229502 (stock #zp716)
Leslie Antiques Ltd.
$2,495.00
A superb and beautiful Worcester porcelain Scratch Cross period (incised line on the underside of the base) sauce boat moulded with rococo panels and cartouches formed of scrolling motifs. Both sides have a Long Eliza figure in a landscape beside a pine tree, while the interior has precious objects and flower sprays.

Aside from a very minor and extremely tiny (1/16") rim chip, this fine example is in overall excellent condition, with no cracks, paint loss or restoration, and with vibrant ename...