Carlton Ware Cocktail Shaker, Biscuit Jar, Bowl
Porcelain, enamels, metal, rattan
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom, c. 1930
Cocktail shaker in cobalt blue with gilt and enameled decoration depicting a garden of hollyhocks, delphiniums, and sunflowers, one side depicting a young woman dancing, silver-plated top, script Carlton Ware Made in England Trade Mark, ht. 8 1/4; covered biscuit container in cobalt blue with gilt and enameled decorations depicting a garden with exotic birds, rattan handle, script Carlton Ware Made in England Trade Mark, ht. 7 3/4; bowl in mottled deep red with gilt and enameled decoration depicting circles with lighting bolt rays, script Carlton Ware Made in England, Trade Mark, dia. 9 1/8 in.
Small chips to lid and rim of biscuit container, low bowl possibly lacks lid.
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