Fine Glass and British Ceramics

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Date of the auction: 05.06.2019

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A magnificent Bohemian amber stained goblet and cover, circa 1850-60

The tapering bowl finely-engraved with two large stags and two does running together through a dense woodland with a stream, the pagoda-like cover also engraved all around with a hound pursuing a fox, the octagonal finial, baluster stem and spreading foot all engraved with borders of C-scrolls, the

Lot #: 61

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Bohemian ruby glass goblet and cover, circa 1840-60

The cup shaped bowl reserved with a rectangular panel engraved with a resting stag and two running deer within a forest vignette, the broad fluted ground engraved with fruiting vines and with a single large viewing lens on the reverse, the pagoda-like cover with a scalloped rim and further engraved

Lot #: 62

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A remarkable Bohemian amber-stained punch set, mid 19th century

Each part engraved through the deep amber flashing to reveal the clear glass beneath, the punchbowl constructed in three sections, the globular bowl engraved with rutting stags and a further stag on the reverse, the flared neck section forming a container for fruit engraved with a stag pursued by

Lot #: 63

Estimate: £7,000 - £10,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Bohemian overlay ewer and pair of matching goblets, circa 1850

With a pale ruby ground elaborately gilded with foliate scrollwork, overlaid in white with oval panels painted in colours with portraits of young ladies alternating with panels of flowers, the neck of the ewer and the lower bodies with bands of stiff leaves in white overlay with further gilding, the

Lot #: 64

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A pair of Bohemian overlay glass lustres, circa 1850-70

In light green glass overlaid in white, the trumpet stems supporting barbed and panelled tops alternately painted with flowers or cut with ovals within gilded foliage, the spreading bases with overlay petal-shaped panels also painted with flowers, hung with prismatic drops cut with balusters, 25.5cm

Lot #: 65

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A good Thomas Webb & Sons 'ivory cameo' glass vase, circa 1885

Of double gourd bottle shape, the pale caramel-coloured glass etched in shallow relief on the surface with a wide band of folate scrollwork incorporating two dragon heads, between formal borders, the cameo work heightened in brown enamel, 28.5cm high, etched mark THOS: WEBB & SONS

Lot #: 66

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A very rare Thomas Webb and Sons three-layer cameo vase, circa 1885-90

In the Chinese taste, the ovoid body in pale primrose or soft ivory glass overlaid in jade green, the neck and upper body with a rose pink core, carved with curious clouds in high relief floating around the shoulder, the moon appearing as a sunken pink disk, a border of petals around the base, the

Lot #: 67

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Laurence Whistler: an engraved prism depicting Holy Trinity church...

The clear crystal glass prism stipple-engraved with a view of the Church of the Holy Trinity seen through an avenue of trees, the path inscribed with the dates of Shakespeare's birth and death in Roman numerals, signed indistinctly LW, on a revolving wood stand set with a silver band engraved with a

Lot #: 68AR

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Clichy concentric millefiori piedouche paperweight, circa 1850

The assorted brightly coloured canes including a row of turquoise-blue canes, arranged somewhat unevenly within a basket of alternating turquoise-blue and white staves, above a clear glass 'cookie' foot, 7.3cm diam, 6.7cm high

Lot #: 69*

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A St. Louis signed concentric mushroom paperweight, dated 1848

With rows of composite and stardust canes in pink, white, green, blue and yellow, the outer row of white tubular canes including the signature cane 'SL 1848', within a blue-and-white torsade, star-cut base, 7.7cm diam, 5.4cm high

Lot #: 70*

Estimate: £1,400 - £1,800

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A signed Clichy green barber's pole paperweight, circa 1850

Set with seventeen assorted canes evenly spaced, including one signed with the letter C, divided by short lengths of green-and-white twisted ribbon, above a ground of white filigree or latticinio cables, 6.5cm diam, 4.4cm high

Lot #: 71*

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Clichy barber's pole paperweight, circa 1850

Set with seventeen individually spaced canes curiously angled inwards, the canes including a green-and-pink Clichy rose, divided by short lengths of blue-and-white twisted ribbon outlined with filigree strands, set on a bed of horizontal cable, 6.7cm diam, 4.5cm high

Lot #: 72*

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Baccarat garlanded butterfly paperweight, circa 1850

The insect with mosaic and marbled wings, a purple thorax and darker head and antennae, within a garland of alternate green and white canes, star-cut base, 8cm diam, 5.5cm high

Lot #: 73*

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Baccarat white double-clematis and butterfly paperweight, circa 1850

The insect with a kaleidoscope of colour on its wings, hovering over a well-formed flower with two rows of ribbed, pure white petals around a stardust centre, five leaves behind, the stem with two further opposing leaves, star-cut base, 6.2cm diam, 3.9cm high

Lot #: 74*

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A rare St. Louis faceted white camomile paperweight, circa 1850

The flower with multiple frilly white petals, the stalk with four serrated leaves and a single white bud, set on a red and white spiral latticinio ground, cut with a top window and six side printies, 7.8cm diam, 5.3cm high

Lot #: 75*

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Baccarat strawberries paperweight, circa 1850

With two ripe red fruit and one unripe green fruit, all with tiny black seeds, three clusters of leaves flanking a single green stalk, star-cut base, 7.9cm diam, 5.2cm high

Lot #: 76*

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Baccarat Thousand-petalled rose paperweight, circa 1850

The dark-red flower surrounded by five leaves, the curved stalk with two further leaves, star-cut base, 5.9cm diam, 4.2cm high

Lot #: 77*

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A very rare Clichy purple gentian spray paperweight, circa 1850

The flat bouquet comprising six identical flowers each with purple pointed petals around a pink-and-white stardust centre, arranged in a spray with dark green leaves and a twisted stem, 6.9cm diam, 4.8cm high

Lot #: 78*

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,500

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Two St. Louis flower paperweights, circa 1850

Comprising a white camomile paperweight, the fluffy white flower with many recessed petals about a yellow centre, with a surprisingly small bud and two green leaves showing behind, the stalk with two further leaves, set on a filigree cushion of pink double-spiral threads, 7cm diam, 4.5cm high

Lot #: 79*

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Two Clichy spaced millefiori 'chequer' paperweights, circa 1850

One inset with nineteen assorted brightly coloured canes including two pink-and-green rose canes, divided by short latticinio tubes above a bed of horizontal latticinio cables, 8cm diam, 5cm high, the other with thirty various canes arranged in circles, divided by short lengths of latticinio threads

Lot #: 80*

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Baccarat blue carpet-ground paperweight, dated 1848

The spaced arrangement of nineteen brightly coloured canes including Gridel silhouettes of a goat, a dog, a butterfly, a deer, a cockerel and a bird, set into a carpet ground of blue cane clusters with white centres, signed with the distinctive cane 'B 1848', 7.1cm diam, 5.1cm high

Lot #: 81*

Estimate: £4,000 - £5,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A very rare and highly-characteristic Baccarat 'Three Ducks in a Pond...

The clear glass with a hollow centre containing three lampwork ducks, their feathers striped in different colours, swimming on a clear glass pond encircled by translucent green moss speckled in white, cut with a large top window and six side printies, the underside of the applied base star-cut

Lot #: 82*

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Three St. Louis flower paperweights, circa 1850

Each on filigree cushions, comprising a double clematis with pink-and-white striped petals and three leaves, 7.6cm diam, 6cm high, a red pelargonium, 6.6cm diam, 4.4cm high, and a blue double-clematis, the stalk with two opposing leaves, 6cm diam, 4.4cm high (3

Lot #: 83*

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Baccarat close-packed mushroom paperweight and a St. Louis faceted...

The former with a central tuft tightly packed with composite canes, the base encircled by a blue and white spiral torsade surmounted by a mercurial band, star-cut base, 8cm diam, 5.9cm high, the St. Louis weight with a nosegay of pink, white and blue flowers, tiny cane flowers and serrated leaves

Lot #: 84*

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A St.Louis pink camomile paperweight and a Baccarat double-clematis weight...

The former with a delicate flower with a cobweb appearance, on a short stem with four leaves and a salmon-pink bud, set within an outer garland of alternate pink-and-white and blue-and-white canes, cut with a top window and two rows of seven printies, star-cut base, 7.2cm diam, 4.9cm high, the

Lot #: 85*

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A St. Louis wild strawberries paperweight and a pansy paperweight, circa 1850

The two red fruit pendant from a stalk with three green leaves, 7cm diam, 4.6cm high, the St. Louis pansy with purple and brown petals, on a stalk with two leaves, star-cut base, 6.3cm diam, 4.5cm high (2

Lot #: 86*

Estimate: £450 - £600

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Two Baccarat flower paperweights and two St. Louis fruit and vegetable...

Comprising a Baccarat pansy weight with purple and yellow-ochre petals with a stardust centre, with a yellow and purple bud, star-cut base, 6.2cm diam, 4.6cm high, a white double-clematis weight with twelve ribbed petals about a pink and white star centre, star-cut base, 6.6cm diam, 4.6cm high, a

Lot #: 87*

Estimate: £600 - £900

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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Three antique paperweights and a hand cooler, mid-19th century

Comprising a St. Louis two-colour crown paperweight with twisted red and green 'Xmas ribbons' alternating with entwined latticinio threads, 6.6cm diam, 4cm high, a St. Louis flat bouquet or posy weight, the three large florets formed from composite canes in shades of blue, pink and white, set among

Lot #: 88*

Estimate: £750 - £1,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A Staffordshire slipware dish attributed to John Simpson, circa 1715

Of octagonal shape, press-moulded in relief with a design of four ripe pomegranates and a similar number of fleur-de-lys motifs encircling a central carnation, the moulding picked out in dark chocolate brown against the cream-coloured ground, indistinct initials I S probably moulded below, the

Lot #: 89*

Estimate: £1,500 - £3,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019

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A very large slipware dish, 18th century

Of simple circular shape with a notched or piecrust rim, the dark brown ground trailed with a series of zig-zags in cream coloured slip, 41.5cm diam

Lot #: 90

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 5 Jun 2019