Category Archives: B & I Collectibles, Pottery, Porcelain, Silver etc

All things Collectible from Britain and Ireland

Antique Majolica Lizard Jug

Antique Majolica Lizard Jug. PRESENTING a Lovely Antique Majolica Lizard Jug………probably British. Unmarked. Lizard sitting on a pumpkin jug with handle in the CLASSIC majolica/palissy ware style. Beautiful brown, mustard and green tones on this lead glazed earthenware piece. Circa 1900.   Majolica is a word for painted pottery, whose use is not always precise, and…

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Early 20C Chinese Hunt Scene Floor Vase and Lidded Urns – VERY RARE & UNUSUAL

Early 20C Chinese Hunt Scene Floor Vase and Lidded Urns. PRESENTING a VERY UNUSUAL and RARE Chinese Pottery Set. Early 20th Century….circa 1920. These pieces are in the style of ‘Famile Rose’ from Canton, with gilded foo dogs and raised and painted enameling…..BUT…..they are unlike ANYTHING I have ever seen from China. The Floor Vase…

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Pair of 19C Shell Art Floral Bouquets under Glass Domes

Pair of 19C Shell Art Floral Bouquets under Glass Domes. PRESENTING ……………..A FANTASTICALLY RARE………..MUSEUM QUALITY…………Pair of 19C Shell Art Floral Bouquets under Glass Domes on Stands…..circa 1860. These are a MATCHING PAIR of EXTREMELY HIGH QUALITY and EXTREMELY RARE Shell Art Floral Bouquets, under Glass Domes and on mahogany stands. YOU WILL ONLY FIND A…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Shell and Faux Ivory Ring Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Shell and Faux Ivory Ring Box. STUNNING mid-19th Century example of a Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam Ring Box of real quality. From circa 1870. Made in Vizagapatam, India……the box is made of sandalwood but completely covered in the most beautiful blonde t/shell and faux ivory fretwork or frieze work. It sits on 4 carved faux…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Miniature Shell and Bone Ring Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Miniature Shell and Bone Ring Box. STUNNING early 19th Century example of an Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam Miniature Shell & Bone Ring Box of exceptional quality. From circa 1820. Made in Vizagapatam, India……the box is made of sandalwood but completely covered in t/shell and faux ivory fretwork or frieze work. It sits on…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Miniature Shell and Faux Ivory Ring Box – QUALITY

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Miniature Shell and Faux Ivory Ring Box. STUNNING early 19th Century example of a Vizagapatam box. 19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Miniature Shell and Faux Ivory Ring Box. From circa 1820. Made in Vizagapatam, India……the box is made of sandalwood but completely covered in t/shell and faux ivory fretwork or frieze work.…

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18C Indo Persian Mosaic Pen Box

18C Indo Persian Mosaic Pen Box. GORGEOUS late 18th Century Indo-Persian geometric mosaic pen holder box. From circa 1780. The mosaic is similar to the more Indian Sadeli Mosaic but has a much more Persian influence. Geometric patterns made of a combination of gold, faux ivory, stained wood and stained faux ivory……….the result is simply…

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18C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Faux Ivory and Sandalwood Box -MUSEUM QUALITY

18C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Faux Ivory and Sandalwood Box. PRESENTING an EXCEPTIONAL, RARE and MUSEUM QUALITY piece consisting of an 18C Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam Faux Ivory & Sandalwood Box. This one is truly one of the BEST we have ever seen !!! From the late 18th Century…..circa 1795…..made in Colonial India….Town of Vizagapatam. Made of sandalwood …..the…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Blonde Shell and Bone Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Blonde Shell and Bone Box. STUNNING little 19th Century Anglo-Indian Vizagapatam Blonde Shell & Bone Box.   Made in Vizagapatam, India circa 1870. The central motif or hand-painted cartouche on the fretwork lid is of a sacred elephant. Edged and banded in bone. Sits on four hand carved lions paw feet.…

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19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Sandalwood and Bone Casket Box

19C Anglo Indian Vizagapatam Sandalwood and Bone Casket Box. GORGEOUS 19th Century Anglo-Indian sandalwood and bone/faux ivory box from circa 1880. Made in Vizagapatam, India. Nice small and neat proportions. Beautiful fret work on lid. Hand-painted using ‘lac’ ink. Still retains its original purple velvet lining. Sits on 4 carved lions paw feet. SUPERB CONDITION…

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