This is an exceptional quality Japanese porcelain dish, tray or plate, probably used for sushi or sauces. It is marked, and the closest that I can make out the mark is Nippon Imari and Arita-yaki from the early part of the 20th century. It has a leaf design with translucent glaze and lovely black, red and gold gilt accents. It is marked under the glaze. It measures 6.5 by 4 inches and is in great shape, no chips, no cracks and no crazing that I can see.
This is such a gorgeous piece of etched pink depression glass. It looks like it has both acid and wheel cut etching. It is a nice heavy piece and measures 11.25 inches across the widest part. It is in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks. I have no idea who the maker is.
This is a really sparkly Imperial Glass Company Nucut #212 star and fan pattern or design dish. It could be a nappy, bonbon, fruit or relish bowl. It measures 8.75 across point to point and and is 2 inches high. There are a couple of minor rough spots on a couple of the points, other than that it is in very good condition. It is a very heavy nice EAPG 1912 circa piece.
This is a really pretty signed floral high relief or daisy pattern yellow milk glass or slag glass tumbler or water glass. It is marked and looks like Westmoreland or Northwood. I can't tell which. It is marked inside and out. It is in very good condition, no chips and no cracks. It would make a great bathroom accessory. It must be pretty rare as I have searched everywhere and can find nothing on this piece. I don't know the date but it looks old, but still in wonderful shape...
This is for 2 miniature Turkish coffee or beer steins or mugs with what looks like Turkish or Arabic writing on the bottom The say Arocoroc France on the bottom also. The measure 2.75 inches tall and 2 inches in diameter. They are in excellent condition, no chips and no cracks.
This is a really pretty melon or salmon colored bowl with ribbing throughout. It highly stylized and classy looking. It is glazed terra cotta and still has the original label that says Molde Made in Portugal. It measures 2.5 inches tall and 4.5 inches across. It would make a great accent piece. It is in very good condition, no chips and no cracks just a small amount of age glaze crazing. I don't know the age it is an auction piece.
This is for a wonderful black and red lacquered serving tray measuring 13 inches across. It has beautiful flowers and grasses and stylized lines and diamonds shapes with gold gilding. It is in very good used condition. Just a small amount of wear to the gilding. No chips and no cracks. It feels light like maybe paper mache or some light wood. But it is unmarked so I don't know for sure. It is an auction piece so I don't now the age or origin, but it looks Asian in design.
This is a very pretty white milk glass vase hand painted with rose and violet floral sprays and rich gold gilding around the rim and the base. I see this type of glass listed as bristol glass, but it is an auction item and I don't know it's age or origin. It is white opaque glass, but it is very thin and delicate, and therefore you can see light through it. It is unmarked and measures 7.75 inches tall and 3.25 inches across the widest part...
2 vintage enamelware bowls, spaghetti or soup bowl shaped, with daffodils or sunflowers in the center and green ribbon drapes and cobalt blue rims. They are marked Bon Voyage Made in Shanghia China and S06-113-22cm and some other words I can't make out. They measure 8.5 inches in diameter. They are in good used condition and one has a small chip on the inside bottom about the size of a grain of rice...
This is a really cool very old piece I got from an auction. It is a yellow or mustard colored glazed elephant bookend. It is marked on the bottom Made by? Teacher of Ceramics at Smith High School (something I can't read) and what looks like Pa. 1932. You can tell it is real old by the wonderful age glaze crazing. It has imperfections in the craftsmanship that make it even more desirable. It is a very heavy poured piece and has no chips or cracks...
This is a lovely old vintage piece with banded gold gilding and scroll work on the handles. It is footed with a starburst design on the bottom. It measures 3 inches tall and 3.5 inches rim to rim. It is in very good condition, no chips and no cracks. There is a bit of wear to the gold gilding.
This is a very pretty 5 compartment relish tray by Indiana Glass company between circa 1940s and 1960s. It has sprays of grapes, strawberries, cherries and raspberries, as well as apples, pears, peaches and plums. It measures 12.5 inches handle to handle and 8.75 inches the other direction. It is in excellent condition. No chips and no cracks. This is a very nice heavy vintage glass piece.
For sale here are 2 beautiful cobalt blue and black glazed hand thrown coffee mugs or cups. They are hand scored and very rich in color. The outside bottoms are unglazed. They measure 3.5 inches tall and 3.25 inches across the top rim. They are in very good condition with just a couple of small rubs to the glaze around the bottom edge. Very nice unique pieces for the handmade pottery collector. No chips in the the clay, just the glaze flakes I mentioned and no cracks.
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This is a very ornate old Victorian piece. It appears to be bronze or brass and then has gold gilding or leaf over the top. It has what looks like 6 rubies and either 2 blue opaline or turquoise cabochon jewels. It has a pen rest on the tray and an inkwell, but the lid is missing. Still it is a lovely old piece. I don't know the maker as I can find no marks on it. It does have a screw in the bottom that look like it was added to tighten up one of the pen rests...
This is such a beautiful piece of old Fenton glass. It is circa 1940 to 1950. It is medium blue opalescent hobnail glass, ruffled and footed pressed glass. It measures 5.5 inches tall and 5 inches across the top. It is in excellent condition, no chip, no cracks and no cloudiness or scratches. This would be great for the Fenton collector.
This is a lovely little blue and white ceramic floral bud vase. It is in very good condition, no cracks, no chips. It has a little green felt patch on the bottom. It measures 6.25 inches tall.
This is a pretty Avon milk glass after shave bottle shaped like a genie bottle. It has gold gilding, which has a bit of wear to the banding around the neck, but is good on the side writing. It measures 8.25 inches tall. No chips and no cracks and the plastic lid is in good condition. This would be great for the milk glass collector. I do not know the age but it looks vintage.
This stately regal angel ceramic figurine is so pretty. The hand painted detail and shading are really pretty. She has beautiful blue eyes and blonde hair. Her robe is a pearlescent cream color and her wings shimmery gold. The person who did this work was very masterful. They antiqued it with a wash after painting it to give it depth. She measures 9.25 inches tall and is in very good condition.