Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)
Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)
Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)
Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)
Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)

Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)

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Collectable souvenir ware - ancient Lichfield jug, miniature milk jug / creamer, ancient cooking pot - FREE UK P&P
£24.75

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Small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of Goss crested china (Nottingham, Hereford, Doncaster)
 
A small collection of three antique / vintage pieces of W. H. Goss crested china, dating from the late 19th or early 20th century, as follows:
 
(a) A model of an ancient jug from Lichfield, with "City of Nottingham" crest and gilt rim, measuring approximately 6cm (2.35in) in height and 2.9cm (1.15in) in diameter at the base, which is marked with the black printed Goshawk mark with the description "MODEL OF ANCIENT JUG / DUG OUT OF FOUNDATIONS / OF LICHFIELD MUSEUM" together with a small painted mark. There is slight wear to the crest and gilt rim; there are numerous imperfections in the glaze including spot marks, pinholes, some semi-rough areas and a pale grey semi-unglazed area below the crest, whilst the twin vertical moulding seam lines are clearly visible.
 
(b) A miniature milk jug / creamer, with "City of Hereford A.D. 1645" coat of arms and gilt rim, measuring approximately 4.7cm (1.85in) in height and 5.4cm (2.15in) in diameter excluding handle; the base is marked with the black printed Goshawk stamp together with a small red painted mark and an incomplete small impressed stamp to the edge of the foot. There is some age wear including a few light scratches and slight marks to the surface, some wear to the gilt and slight marking to the foot; there are some small manufacturing flaws below the rim, together with imperfections to the transfer of the crest and various imperfections in the glaze including tiny pockmarks and spot marks.
 
(c) A model of an ancient cooking pot, with "Doncaster" crest and gilt rim, measuring approximately 5.9cm (2.3in) in height and 7cm (2.75in) across including handles; the base is marked with the black printed Goshawk mark and the description "MODEL OF / ANCIENT COOKING POT / IN ST ALBANS MUSEUM / RD. NO. 633430" together with a small painted mark. There is some surface wear including several minor scratches and spots of abrasion, slight wear to the gilt, minor imperfections to the crest, marking to the feet and other slight marks; there are various imperfections in the glaze including unevenness, numerous spot marks and the odd tiny unglazed patch.
 
Quantity available (at last update): 1 set
 

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Brand W. H. Goss
Code 5/455
Condition Used