Moorabool’s 2016 Catalogue

Moorabool's 2016 Catalogue of Fine Antiques
Moorabool’s 2016 Catalogue, full of Fine Antiques

Moorabool is pleased to make available their 2016 Catalogue.

Moorabool's 2016 Catalogue of Fine Antiques
Moorabool’s 2016 Catalogue of Fine Antiques

It’s 58 pages of fascinating finds, with some in-depth discussions to bring the pieces to life.

Topics include:

  • The Rococo
  • Some previously unrecorded Derby Figures identified
  • Early printed Worcester
  • The Two Quail Pattern
  • Birds on Porcelain
  • The Princess Charlotte Service (including a plate)
  • The Hope Service (including a plate)
  • Naval Ceramics, Admiral Duncan & Captain Lennox, 1797
  • Swansea & ‘after’ Swansea porcelains
  • Shells & Butterflies on ceramics
  • Pottery including Uncle Tom & other Staffordshire Figures
  • Cats & Dogs in pottery & porcelain
  • 18th century Icecream
  • ‘Dusk’- an important Dihl  et Guérhard figure identified for the first time
  • The Grand Tour including paintings of excavations at Pompeii
  • Ancient Cypriot & Daunian Greek Pottery from an old Australian Collection
  • Two Ancient Greek bronzes from the dawn of Western culture
  • Burmese Silver bowls – the original ‘White Elephant’ ?
  • Vallaueris (French) & Wonderland (Anglo-Indian) Pottery
  • Guglets
  • Chinese Export with European patterns & shapes
  • Ming ceramics from an Indonesian origin, pre-1960’s
  • ‘Magnificent Frauds’ – re-decorated Sèvres porcelain
  • A local Tribal collection of a RAAF pilot, who stayed on in PNG after WWII in the Government
  • Australiana including ‘The Shortland cup & saucer’ – a first-fleet connect piece of 18th century Worcester porcelain
  • ‘The Black Swan plate’ – a Davenport plate with an Australian bird on it, probably the earliest example of an Australian animal on ceramics…..
  • Plus much more!

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It’s $15 to buy a copy, including postage (within Australia, overseas slightly more for postage, contact us for a quote). The bonus is, if you purchase an item from it, this cost is deducted.

Items can be found in the ‘2016 Exhibition’ pages on moorabool.com

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