Posts Tagged "Ronald Smith"

WINSTON CHURCHILL CENTENARY PARAGON CIGAR BOX & PLATE 1974 – CHURCHILLIANA

Posted on Oct 27, 2012

WINSTON CHURCHILL CENTENARY PARAGON CIGAR BOX & PLATE 1974 – CHURCHILLIANA

Churchill Centenary Paragon Cigar Box and matching Plate, 1974. Elaborately trimmed in gilt and ormolu, the lid bears Churchill’s coat of arms in colour. On the sides…

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GOSS – 2 CHURCHILL TOBY JUGS 1927 – 1st TOBY JUGS OF WINSTON CHURCHILL: CHURCHILLIANA

Posted on Oct 3, 2012

GOSS – 2 CHURCHILL TOBY JUGS 1927 – 1st TOBY JUGS OF WINSTON CHURCHILL: CHURCHILLIANA

2 Churchill Toby Jugs by W. H. Goss, Longton 1927. Blue and Green colourways. The 1st Churchill Toby Jug. Both items are rudimentary pieces of pottery with simple modeling and fairly crude paintwork. Scarce…

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ABBEYDALE VASE, 1964 – WINSTON CHURCHILL HONORARY US CITIZENSHIP: CHURCHILLIANA

Posted on Oct 1, 2012

ABBEYDALE VASE, 1964 – WINSTON CHURCHILL HONORARY US CITIZENSHIP: CHURCHILLIANA

One of the truly beautiful Churchilliana pieces. The Abbeydale Vase, 1964. The Honorary Citizenship of the United States of America was bestowed upon Churchill in April 1963. He was too ill to attend the ceremony in Washington so his son Randolph…

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CHURCHILL SPODE URN & MATCHING PLATE 1967 – CHURCHILLIANA

Posted on Sep 23, 2012

CHURCHILL SPODE URN & MATCHING PLATE 1967 – CHURCHILLIANA

A large and very attractive ceramic urn with matching plate in rich claret, white, cobalt blue and gilt with lid. Depicts Churchill circa 1940. The largest and most attractive of the Churchill remembrances. Plate measures 10.5″ diam…

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Royal Doulton 1940 Churchill Loving Cup

Posted on Jan 10, 2012

Royal Doulton 1940 Churchill Loving Cup

This is a beautiful and rare 1940 Royal Doulton Winston Churchill Loving Cup. The piece was modeled by Charles Noke and issued in 1940 as a tribute to the Prime Minister.

The piece was quickly withdrawn as it was not considered a good likeness of the Prime Minister who was of course, very popular at the time. This was the first Doulton Jug…

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Capo di Monte, Churchill Centenary Figurine, 1974: Figure Modeled by Bruno Merli

Posted on Dec 11, 2011

Capo di Monte, Churchill Centenary Figurine, 1974: Figure Modeled by Bruno Merli

This figure (figurine) was modeled by Bruno Merli and is actually quite large and heavy. It stands 11″ tall. Churchill seated in an armchair by the Italian factory of Capo di Monte…

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