Product Sections

All our stock is old, original, in excellent order and ready for use. We carry no modern or reproductions. We welcome your telephone calls +44 (0)1488 682317 or by email to hofgartner@belowstairs.co.uk for further information on any of the catalogue items or your other requirements or if you have any difficulties ordering through our system.

Online Catalogue > Plates & Platterns


Ceramic Bread Plate P74
Ceramic Bread Plate P74
Original, quality late 19th century circular white ceramic plate on a plinth with six feet. The feet have gilt lined detail, and the plate has detail of ears of corn and stems of oats also gilded and in raised green gothic text the motto "Eat Thy Bread with Joy and Thankfulness". The underside is impressed "pearl ware" and one foot has two hairline cracks otherwise all is complete and in good order. A most unusual bread plate the first we have seen.12" diam and 3" tall. 
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 135.00


George Jones Oval Meat Plate P70
Original, quality late 19th century superb large oval ceramic serving plate with draining ribs and well. This example has a green border, a yellow line and a family crest to the border on the front and a foot rum to the underside with a crescent logo for "George Jones". A very unusual serving plate in perfect condition. 21.75" x 17.5" and 2.75"front to back.  
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 165.00


George Jones Oval Meat Plate P70



T.Goode Oval Platter P69
T.Goode Oval Platter P69
Original, quality 1920's larger oval ceramic serving plate with a green border with gilt lines, the reverse is transfer printed "Bridgwood England" for the maker and "T. Goode and Co London" for the retailer. A good platter in perfect condition. 20" x 16" and 2" front to back.  
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 65.00


Harrods Oval Platter P68
Original, quality 1920's large oval ceramic serving plate with a green transfer swag decoration to the border and detailed to the underside "Manufactured for Harrods Ltd Brompton Road London" 18" x 14" x 1.5" front to back. 
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 56.00


Harrods Oval Platter P68



Oval Platter P67
Oval Platter P67
Original, quality late 19th century large oval shaped ceramic serving plate with a deep well and a decorated border of black lines and gilded acanthus leaf detail. Probably continental and in perfect condition. A super server. 18.5" x 14.75" and 2" front to back.  
Clcik on photo for larger and other view.

Price: 85.00


28 Pieces Of Rothesay Dinner Service P65
Original. quality, 28 pieces of matching dinner ware in a green pattern on white ceramic, with gilt line decoration to the edges and handles. This superb part set is transfer printed to the underside "Rothesay" for the pattern and with the registration number for the year 1902. The 28 pieces comprise three oval platters, six dinner plates, six dessert plates, six side plates, a gravy boat, a vegetable tureen with lid and a sauce tureen with lid and ladle. All are matching with not a chip, stain or crack in sight and appears unused. Platters 18 x 14", 12" x 9.25" and 11" x 8.5". Plates 9.75", 8.75", 7.75". Tureens 12 x 7" and 8 x 5". Price is per set  
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 275.00


28 Pieces Of Rothesay Dinner Service   P65



Willow Pattern Ceramic Drainer   P59
Willow Pattern Ceramic Drainer P59
Original, quality, mid 19th century, white ceramic drainer insert for an oval serving platter with a good transfer blue 'Willow Pattern' detail with a decorated border. Some rubbing to the underside otherwise, complete and in superb order. 14.75" x 10.25" and 0.75".  
Click on photo for larger and other view.

Price: 85.00


Large Meat Platter P57
Original, quality, large oval shaped ceramic platter with a deep gravy well and grooves, circa 1900. This plain white example used for serving and carving joints of meat at the table has a red outer rim and some minor stains, but is complete and in good order. 19.5" x 14.75".  
Click on photo for larger and other view.

Price: 65.00


Large Meat Platter   P57



Large Stoneware Oval Platter   P56
Large Stoneware Oval Platter P56
Original, quality, late 18th early 19th century deep oval platter with Japanese influenced floral designs in pink, red and blue. Four small chips to the reverse with only one showing to the front. All in all a super platter with little signs of wear and a good circular ribbed underside to the foot. Transfer printed to the underside with a crown over "Stone China" and "125". 20.75" x 16.75" and 2" front to back.  
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 165.00


Blue and White Ceramic Drainer Insert P52
Original, quality, mid 19th century, oval shaped blue decorated on white perforated ceramic drainer insert for an oval platter. This superb example has a pale blue design of cattle at the water's edge, with a lake beyond and a group of grand buildings in the distance. Some minor staining, but otherwise perfect with no knocks or cracks. 14.25" x 10.25" and 1.75" front to back.  
Click on photo for larger and other view.

Price: 135.00


Blue and White Ceramic Drainer Insert   P52



Willow Pattern Soup Bowl, 2 available   P31
Willow Pattern Soup Bowl, 2 available P31
Original, quality late 19th Century, blue and white ceramic soup bowls in the willow pattern, with the wide rim. The only visible mark to the reverse is a blue, upper cased 'B'. Complete and in good order. 10" x 1.75". Price is for each. 
Click on photo for larger and other views.

Price: 16.00

Online Catalogue > Plates & Platterns


Buy now with PayPal