The Welsh Sale in Cardiff

Sat 10 September 2016, 11:00 AM - Cardiff Saleroom, South Wales

Welsh pottery, Welsh porcelain, Welsh maps & autographs & a massive selection of Welsh art including a special section devoted to Sir Kyffin Williams

Viewing: Friday, 9th September 1-7pm

Morning of Sale 9-10.45am

  • Lot 1

    Lot 1

    A RARE YNYSMEUDWY POTTERY TOILET JUG of ribbed form with large curved spout and basin hook, the white glaze with a purple marble effect and decorated with a pair of monochrome Classical garden scenes, 40cms high

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    Lot 1

    Guide price
    £400 - £600

    Hammer price £900.00

  • Lot 2

    Lot 2

    A PAIR OF LLANELLY CANDLESTICKS of circular form, painted with plums on a vine, by Shufflebotham, 24cms high

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    Lot 2

    Guide price
    £700 - £1000

    Hammer price £380.00

  • Lot 3

    Lot 3

    A LLANELLY POTTERY FRUIT-BOWL having a crimped rim and decorated with plums by Shufflebotham, green printed `LLANELLY` to base 20cms diam

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    Lot 3

    Guide price
    £300 - £500

    Hammer price £250.00

  • Lot 4

    Lot 4

    A LLANELLY POTTERY FOOTED JARDINIERE having a lobed and moulded rim, painted with plums on vines by Shufflebotham, printed `LLANELLY` to base, 17cms high

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    Lot 4

    Guide price
    £500 - £700

    Hammer price £320.00

  • Lot 5

    Lot 5

    A RARE LLANELLY POTTERY `COCKEREL` BASIN having a beaded rim and typically decorated in the manner of or by Sarah Roberts, 34cms diam

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    Lot 5

    Guide price
    £500 - £800

    Hammer price £380.00

  • Lot 6

    Lot 6

    AN EXCEPTIONALLY RARE LLANELLY POTTERY TWIN-HANDLED DISH having moulded handles and crimped rim and painted with rarely seen daffodils probably by Shufflebotham, 34cms wide (repair to one handle)¦Auctioneers Note: please see Illustration 148 of Llanelly Pottery by Gareth Hughes & Robert Pugh

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    Lot 6

    Guide price
    £500 - £800

    Hammer price £1,400.00

  • Lot 7

    Lot 7

    A LLANELLY POTTERY OVAL TRAY with painted cherries on branches, indistinct `LLANELLY` printed mark to base, 32cms long

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    Lot 7

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £160.00

  • Lot 8

    Lot 8

    A LLANELLY POTTERY TRAY with painted roses and leaves, `LLANELLY ART POTTERY` printed mark to base, 31cms long (repaired)

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    Lot 8

    Guide price
    £40 - £60

    Hammer price £50.00

  • Lot 9

    Lot 9

    A LLANELLY POTTERY OVAL TRAY painted with plums on branches, printed mark `LLANELLY` to base, 30cms long

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    Lot 9

    Guide price
    £70 - £100

    Hammer price £95.00

  • Lot 10

    Lot 10

    A LLANELLY POTTERY MONOGRAMMED PLATE painted with wild-roses, the border with stylised monogram `DP` to border, printed mark `LLANELLY` to base, 23cms diam (cracked)

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    Lot 10

    Guide price
    £30 - £50

    Hammer price £30.00

  • Lot 11

    Lot 11

    A LLANELLY POTTERY PLATE painted with wild-roses to the centre within green borders, unmarked, 22cms diam

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    Lot 11

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £160.00

  • Lot 12

    Lot 12

    A RARE LLANELLY `COCK & HEN` PATTERN MUG with a handle and painted with a single black hen striding on sponged grass, 8cms high

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    Lot 12

    Guide price
    £70 - £100

    Hammer price £520.00

  • Lot 13

    Lot 13

    A PAIR OF LLANELLY POTTERY `COCKEREL` TEA PLATES in good bold sponged colours, possibly by Sarah Roberts, unmarked, 17cms diam

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    Lot 13

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £580.00

  • Lot 14

    Lot 14

    A LLANELLY POTTERY PLATE having a wavy rim, the interior painted with two plums on branches by Shufflebotham, unmarked, 26cms diam (slight repairs to rim)

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    Lot 14

    Guide price
    £150 - £200

    Hammer price £110.00

  • Lot 15

    Lot 15

    A LLANELLY `MARI JONES` PLATE of circular form with green and red trim, painted with head and shoulders portrait of Mari Jones, the `Welsh Bible girl`, titled `Mari Jones` to the border, inscribed in green `Llanelly` to the base, 24cms diam¦¦

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    Lot 15

    Guide price
    £1500 - £2000

    Hammer price £1,900.00

  • Lot 16

    Lot 16

    A LLANELLY PLATE SIGNED BY SHUFFLEBOTHAM of circular form with green and red trim, painted with a portrait of a standing lady in Welsh costume being Mari Jones `The Bible Girl`, titled `Wales` to the border, inscribed in green `Llanelly` to the base, intials SWS for Samuel Walter Shuffleboatham, 25cms diam¦Auctioneer`s Note: signed pieces such as this were not produced commercially but were meant for members of Shufflebotham`s family or personal circle¦¦

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    Lot 16

    Guide price
    £1500 - £2000

    Hammer price £5,000.00

  • Lot 17

    Lot 17

    THREE LLANELLY POTTERY BOWLS comprising a shallow bowl painted with plums, 16cms diam a small bowl with cherries, 11cms diam and a larger bowl with roses, 14cms diam

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    Lot 17

    Guide price
    £80 - £120

    Hammer price £120.00

  • Lot 18

    Lot 18

    A LLANELLY POTTERY PLATE `THE LAND OF THE LEEK` of circular form with green and red trim, painted with a portrait of standing lady in Welsh costume being Mari Jones `The Bible Girl`, and with souvenir inscription `The Land of the Leek` to the border, inscribed in green `Llanelly` to the base, 25cms diam

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    Lot 18

    Guide price
    £1500 - £2000

    Hammer price £1,050.00

  • Lot 19

    Lot 19

    A LLANELLY POTTERY DISH of acorn-leaf shape, painted with a plum on a branch with leaves, unmarked, 22cms long

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    Lot 19

    Guide price
    £70 - £100

    Hammer price £160.00

  • Lot 20

    Lot 20

    A LLANELLY POTTERY DISH of acorn-leaf shape, painted with a stylised flowers with leaves, unmarked, 22cms long

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    Lot 20

    Guide price
    £40 - £60

    Hammer price £100.00

  • Lot 21

    Lot 21

    A PAIR OF SWANSEA PORCELAIN PLATES BY WILLIAM POLLARD having moulded borders with scrolls, flowers and ribbons and with an interior spray of flowers and with a gilt scroll and diaper border, red stencil SWANSEA mark to base of one, 20.5cms diam¦

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    Lot 21

    Guide price
    £1400 - £1700

    Hammer price £1,700.00

  • Lot 22

    Lot 22

    A NANTGARW PORCELAIN SQUARE DISH of rounded and fluted form with gilded rim and painted with nineteen open pink roses and with eight closed flowers, impressed mark NANT GARW CW to base, 23cms

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    Lot 22

    Guide price
    £500 - £600

    Hammer price £450.00

  • Lot 23

    Lot 23

    SWANSEA PORCELAIN PLATE of circular form with gilded rim and painted sprays of flowers, impressed SWANSEA and `trident` mark to base, 21cms diam

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    Lot 23

    Guide price
    £150 - £200

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 24

    Lot 24

    A SWANSEA SHELL SHAPED DISH of lobed form and with profuse gilding, the interior painted with a circular cartouche of flowers and fruit, red stencilled SWANSEA to base, 24cms

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    Lot 24

    Guide price
    £450 - £600

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 25

    Lot 25

    STAFFORDSHIRE FIGURE OF JENNY JONES OF TAL-Y-LLYN, circa 1860s, 23cms high

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    Lot 25

    Guide price
    £70 - £100

    Hammer price £420.00

  • Lot 26

    Lot 26

    A SET OF SIXTEEN CAMBRIAN POTTERY `CATTLE CROSSING STREAM` PLATTERS in blue and white, each with matching transfer scenes surrounded by a floral border, the set comprising four meat platters, 38cms wide, four medium platters, 33cms wide and eight small platters, 25cms wide

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    Lot 26

    Guide price
    £300 - £400

    Hammer price £550.00

  • Lot 27

    Lot 27

    A SWANSEA POTTERY COW CREAMER standing on a grassy base, with looped tail as handle and decorated with sponged red and blue enamels (restored), 18cms long¦¦

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    Lot 27

    Guide price
    £150 - £200

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 28

    Lot 28

    A SWANSEA POTTERY COW CREAMER standing on a grassy base, with looped tail as handle and decorated with sponged red and blue lustre (horns missing), 18cms

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    Lot 28

    Guide price
    £150 - £200

    Hammer price £140.00

  • Lot 29

    Lot 29

    A THIRTY-FIVE PIECE GAUDY WELSH `TULIP` TEA-SET comprising teapot, sugar basin, lidded sucrier, bread-plate, milk jug and cups, saucers, tea-plates

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    Lot 29

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £420.00

  • Lot 30

    Lot 30

    THREE EWENNY POTTERY VESSELS being a rare yellow glazed tri-spouted jug with sgraffito decoration, mark for Horace Elliott (damage and repairs), 31cms high, a green glazed onion shaped vase, 33cms high and another

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    Lot 30

    Guide price
    £150 - £200

    Hammer price £440.00

  • Lot 31

    Lot 31

    A PORCELAIN SPILL VASE having a floral encrusted skirt below twin bird-and-ring handles, the body finely painted with a bouquet of flowers to either side, gilding to the handles, borders and rim and with a birds-egg-blue foot, inscribed `Nantgarw` to the base (doubtful), 10.5cms high

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    Lot 31

    Guide price
    £70 - £100

    Hammer price £230.00

  • Lot 32

    Lot 32

    A NANTGARW PORCELAIN DESSERT PLATE having a lobed and moulded border with C-scrolls and love-ties, decorated with six pink roses to the border and a sprig of three roses to the interior, impressed mark NANT GARW CW to base, 22cms diam

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    Lot 32

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £250.00

  • Lot 33

    Lot 33

    A NANTGARW PORCELAIN SHALLOW DISH of alternate lobed form, the border moulded with flowers, scrolls and ribbons, the interior painted with a spray of large wild rose with other flowers and five further sprigs, 21cms diam

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    Lot 33

    Guide price
    £100 - £150

    Hammer price £500.00

  • Lot 34

    Lot 34

    A NANTGARW PORCELAIN PLATE of alternate lobed form and painted with a series of six sprays of wild-flowers and strawberries, impressed mark, 22cms diam

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    Lot 34

    Guide price
    £150 - £250

    Hammer price £380.00

  • Lot 35

    Lot 35

    SWANSEA PORCELAIN TEAPOT & STAND having a round, squat body with Paris fluting, tapering handle with ribbed terminal and grooved nipple mushroom shaped finial, red stencilled SWANSEA mark to base, 25cms long

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    Lot 35

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £1,050.00

  • Lot 36

    Lot 36

    RARE SWANSEA TAPERSTICK with circular stand and cylindrical nozzle, having a gilded ring handle and painted with four jardinieres of colourful flowers, red Swansea script to base, 7cms diam¦

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    Lot 36

    Guide price
    £1000 - £1200

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 37

    Lot 37

    RARE SWANSEA BISCUIT PORCELAIN BASKET of circular form with moulded flowers, 4.6cms high; together with a non-matching Swansea stand

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    Lot 37

    Guide price
    £1000 - £1200

    Hammer price £1,000.00

  • Lot 38

    Lot 38

    A RARE SWANSEA PORCELAIN EGG CUP decorated with a continuous band of blue and gilded flowers and motifs, 5.1cms high

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    Lot 38

    Guide price
    £400 - £600

    Hammer price £0.00

  • Lot 39

    Lot 39

    SWANSEA `MANDARIN` PATTERN CABARET CUP & SAUCER, the footed cup with slightly flared rim and having a gilded caryatid handle, red stencilled SWANSEA mark to base, cup 8cms high

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    Lot 39

    Guide price
    £300 - £400

    Hammer price £460.00

  • Lot 40

    Lot 40

    A PAIR OF NANTGARW PORCELAIN SAUCE TUREENS ON STANDS of circular form on pedestal bases and having gilded loop handles. The tureens, covers and stands having all-over scroll, flower and moulded decoration and the cover with gilded pine cone finial, each element is finely painted with pink roses and colourful butterflies, 12cms high

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    Lot 40

    Guide price
    £3500 - £4000

    Hammer price £4,600.00

  • Lot 41

    Lot 41

    A SWANSEA PORCELAIN SQUARE DISH of rounded and fluted form with gilded rim and painted with various flowers to the interior, probably by Henry Morris, 24cms wide

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    Lot 41

    Guide price
    £300 - £500

    Hammer price £210.00

  • Lot 42

    Lot 42

    A SWANSEA PORCELAIN SQUARE DISH of rounded and fluted form with gilded rim and painted with pink roses to the interior, 23cms wide¦Provenance: label to base `Marquis of Bute - Christies`

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    Lot 42

    Guide price
    £300 - £500

    Hammer price £270.00

  • Lot 43

    Lot 43

    A NANTGARW PORCELAIN PLATE of lobed form, the interior with three pink roses and the border with a continuous band of pink roses and gilding, impress mark to base, 24cms diam

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    Lot 43

    Guide price
    £200 - £400

    Hammer price £180.00

  • Lot 44

    Lot 44

    A SWANSEA PORCELAIN MANDARIN CUP & SAUCER with thick curvaceous ogee handle, faint stencilled SWANSEA mark to saucer, cup 9cms diam

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    Lot 44

    Guide price
    £200 - £300

    Hammer price £210.00

  • Lot 45

    Lot 45

    A RARE NANTGARW PORCELAIN `HENSOL CASTLE` PATTERN DUCK-EGG CUP footed and of plain form, 7.1cms diam

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    Lot 45

    Guide price
    £300 - £400

    Hammer price £520.00

  • Lot 46

    Lot 46

    A RARE SWANSEA GLASSY PORCELAIN CUP & SAUCER DECORATED BY WILLIAM BILLINGSLEY, with a single figure to each in landscapes, cup 8.5cms diam (cup restored)

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    Lot 46

    Guide price
    £300 - £400

    Hammer price £640.00

  • Lot 47

    Lot 47

    SWANSEA PORCELAIN MILK JUG of portly rectangular form with rounded corners, wide elongated spout and having a scrolling high handle with thumb-spur, gilded and with a band of flowers and fruit to the waist, red script Swansea mark to base, 16.5cms long

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    Lot 47

    Guide price
    £220 - £280

    Hammer price £290.00

  • Lot 48

    Lot 48

    SWANSEA DESSERT PLATE with lobed rim and having a moulded border with C-scrolls, flowers, foliage and love knots, decorated with flowers and wild strawberries to the border and the interior with a single sprig of pink rose and blue flowers, faint SWANSEA stencilled mark to base, 21cms diam

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    Lot 48

    Guide price
    £400 - £700

    Hammer price £360.00

  • Lot 49

    Lot 49

    SWANSEA DESSERT PLATE with lobed rim and having a moulded border with C-scrolls, flowers, foliage and love knots, decorated with flowers to the border and the interior with a single crocus, SWANSEA stencilled mark to base, 21cms diam

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    Lot 49

    Guide price
    £400 - £700

    Hammer price £360.00

  • Lot 50

    Lot 50

    A SWANSEA PORCELAIN MILK JUG of rounded form and of squat proportions with Paris fluted moulding and having a short curved spout and tapered gilt loop handle, decorated with pink roses and colourful insects, stencilled SWANSEA mark to base, 16cms long

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    Lot 50

    Guide price
    £500 - £800

    Hammer price £460.00