We must be one of the very few dealers with the integrity to declare restoration on glass. We seem to be one of very few businesses to sell restored glsswares and yet the glass restorers are very busy.
A very fine First Period Worcester porcelain scale blue dessert plate form c1770. For more antique porcelain, including a wide range of Georgian British porcelain, please visit Scottish Antiques online store.
A very fine First Period Worcester porcelain "Fence" pattern butter tub from c1775. For more antique porcelain, including a wide range of Georgian British porcelain, please visit Scottish Antiques online store.
We have seen several of these with metal mounts upon elaborate pedestal stems purporting to be Russian and made to deceive. The crystal used in the Russian artefacts is alkmost invariably perfectly clear without discontinuities in the structure. The fact
Onion skin marbles were preduced when opaque colours were not readily available, the layering of transpaent colours over opaque white give these marbles their name, Joseph coat marbles used more opaque colours and as such layering was not required