Many well known people stayed at the house with them including poets such as Wordsworth and Josiah Wedgwood,the Duke of Wellington etc. She was made in Austria c 1890 by the high class Turn Wien Depose porcelain factory.In their latter days the King granted them a pension as they had little money of their own. It is the same pale green background as the encrusted cherub clock above, The maker would have been Volkstadt Dresden of Germany. I would say it was made in one of the better German porcelain factories in c1890. The stamp of the famous Ernst Wahliss is also included.
Similar to their glass counterparts, porcelain insulators date back to before the Civil War for telegraph wires.
In North America glass was always the predominate material for communications insulators but porcelain has become the standard for power distribution due to its greater strength and surface resistance.
The condition is very good,there has been a small professional repair to the neck of the man,which is not noticeable. Backstamp Crown over "D" in blue,the Helena Wolfsohn mark..£65 each Beautiful "Old Summer Roses" bowl,a very nostalgic item showing the old fashioned country roses that grew profusely in Victorian days on the cottge walls. The top of the bowl is in deep blue and the whole item in very good condition,size about 9inches across,so would look good on a table display..c1880.. ROYAL WORCESTER VASE PAINTED BY HARRY STINTON IN C1896. As usual these items have some damage to the flower petals, and the leg of the cherub missing. The top has the opening of the egg but there are also smaller openings on the back and the front. Here we are offering a very pretty trinket tray,4 inches across, made in the Limoges Porcelain works in France. They were 2 highly educated Irish/Anglo spinsters who led very eccentric lives and they rode out every day being keen horsewomen.
This is a beautiful vase that has damage to the lower stem,just where the thicker gold band joins the body. The item could be restored,as it is perfect everywhere else. There is the registration code underneath and the Worcester backstamp in peuce,also the initials of HS in green which stands for Harry Stinton the famous artist. For sale at £125 A beautiful Volkstadt Dresden clock,c1850. There are 2 hairlines from the top of the egg for 1inch. They lived in a beautiful house called Plas Newydd. As you can see the little girl is playing by a tree with her Cavalier Spaniel puppy. The only fault is the girl has the left hand missing. This is a beautiful Victorian figurine of a young girl decorated in soft shades of brown .
This allowed the glaze to be more durable, with a shinier and glossier finish than white wares.
The Goryeo dynasty (918–1392) achieved the unification of the Later Three Kingdoms under Wang Geon.Korean ceramic trends had an influence on Japanese ceramic culture.and evidence of Mesolithic Pit–Comb Ware culture (or Yunggimun pottery) is found throughout the peninsula, such as in Jeju Island.Korean ceramic history begins with the oldest earthenware dating to around 8000 BC.Influenced by Chinese ceramics, Korean pottery developed a distinct style of its own, with its own shapes, such as the moon jar or maebyeong version of the Chinese meiping vase, and later styles of painted decoration.Here we are offering a beautiful pair of Bisque figurines 13 inches tall. Pair of fine Dresden dishes or shallow bowls that are hand painted and gilded with floral sprays. This is a beautiful encrusted antique large porcelain egg on cabriole legs, about 9inches tall. This is a Victorian figurine of a lady on her horse.