Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass


    By Patricia Ferguson

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    Hardback £8.46

    This exquisite gift book explores the phenomenon of 'garnitures', or matching sets of ceramic vases. From the 1650s such sets were used in elite European interiors as an integral part of the decorative scheme; displayed on chimney-pieces, cupboards, tables or over doors, they 'garnished' the interior and so enhanced the...

    Currier and Ives Dinnerware

    By Randy Coe Coe

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    Paperback £17.05

    Since its introduction to the American market in 1949, the distinctive blue and white dinnerware depicting Currier & Ives scenes has remained one of the Royal China Company's most popular lines. An essential resource for all levels of collectors, this is the first full color reference book to document the...

    Elegant Glass

    By Randy Coe

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    Hardback £25.70

    Over 1000 beautiful color photos display a wide spectrum of Elegant Glass patterns, colors, shapes, and etchings. The book's listings are updated and over 100 patterns of elegant American glass are represented in this new 4th edition. Several patterns have additional listings. Each pattern includes a complete listing of all...

    From Neuwelt to the Whole World - 300 Years of Harrach Glass

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    By Rob Higgins

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    Paperback from £6.65

    From gift shop designs for the holiday village in north Wales, Portmeirion pottery evolved to a global business, thanks in large part to the design flair of Susan Williams-Ellis. This title deals with this topic.

    Midwinter Pottery

    By Steven Jenkins

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    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.46


    By Eric Knowles

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    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45


    The Official Hummel Price Guide: Figurines & Plates

    By Heidi Von Recklinghausen

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    Paperback Save £5.54 = £14.45

    Suitable for collectors and fans of M I Hummel figurines, plates, and ornaments, this book provides the information and full-colour photographs they need to identify and determine the value of various pieces in their collection.

    English Bottle Glass Dumps

    By Mary Skotnicki

    Paperback £44.99

    Guide to Collecting Studio Pottery

    By Alistair Hawtin

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    Paperback Save £4.34 = £12.65

    A guide for the punter on where to go and what to look for when collecting ceramics.

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