Made of thick porcelain in the shape of a pear with metal bands running from the lid to a trim at base. Decorated with hand painted floral and bird design and Chinese written characters.
It has 3 small red stamps on the surface and one larger red stamp on the underside. The lid has a small funnel and dipstick attached to a chain affixed to the handle – all metal. It also has a chimney or flue on one side.
In excellent condition and measures Height: 13cm x 31cm circumference at the largest point. It is in excellent condition – no chips or cracks.
Also known as a skeletal celestial sphere with a model of the sun in the centre. Paris Chez G Globille p Ache Royalle.
These spheres originated in Greece and were used as teaching tools, to a crude degree. Interesting decorative conversation piece. Made of brass, mounted on a round base with embossed signs of the zodiac and celestial degrees and measurements.
Tall, square, Oriental vase. Stunningly decorated with embossed tree
and cliff face sloping to a river featuring 2 figures fishing from an
Oriental boat. Possibly a traditional Japanese river boat as there appears
to be an image of Mount Fujiyama in the background.
The embossed scene is coloured in black and browns with patches of pale blue/grey hues.
It is in excellent condition and measures 30.5cm in height
and the base is 8cm square.
Beautiful large Myott ‘The Hunter’ fruit bowl. Made in England.
Hand engraved and coloured with a beautiful glaze finish.
Decorated with a typically English country scene featuring the hunter with his dog returning to his country cottage (or inn?) where his wife and child are waiting to greet him.
Beautiful detail of surrounding scenery and foliage.
In excellent condition. H7cm x 23cm diameter.
Clean white egg shell porcelain cup and saucer. Decorated with gold image of a deity and gilt on outer edge of cup and saucer. The cup has a geisha lithophane in the base and the saucer bears the Kutani makers mark under.
In excellent condition. Saucer 10 cm and cup is 5 cm in height.
Two sets of eggshell porcelain cup and saucer. Both feature a hand painted matching dragon design – one predominantly silver and the other predominantly gold. Cups have geisha lithophane in the base and the saucers bear the Kutani makers mark under.
All pieces in excellent condition. Saucers 10cm diameter and cups 5cm in height.