30 posts tagged Glossary

Doulton Artists Marks (F)

An index of Doulton Artists Marks (F) covering designers and potters monograms from Ada Fimister to M Fricker. Royal Doulton artists marks and monograms, beginning with or including the letter F. Use the alphabetical index below for marks that include other characters. A selection of Royal doulton artists marks and monograms, beginning with or including the letter F. Sorted alphabetically by surname from left to right. We'll be providing real life examples of doulton marks and monograms as ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (Q)

The Antique Marks Glossary - Antique Terms (Q) Here you will find antique terms and related words beginning with Q and covering everything from Qing to Quimper and Queens Ware to Quaich plus many more that you might find useful. Organised alphabetically; simply scroll through the list of antique terms or use the search function in the sidebar to find all mentions of the word or phrase you're looking for. qingbai (ceramic - chinese - porcelain) Chinese porcelain form the song dynasty ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (N)

Search the Antique Marks glossary for words, phrases and antique terms beginning with (N) Here you will find antique terms and related words and meanings beginning with 'N' including descriptions, short histories and associated meanings. Covering coin related terms like noble and glassmakers like Northwood as well as Japanese Netsuke and the great Doulton modeller Charles Noke. nabeshima (ceramic - japanese - okawachi) Japanese porcelain made at Okawachi, 5 miles north of Arita. Nabeshima ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (M)

The Antique Marks Glossary covering Antique Terms (M) Here you will find antique terms and related words beginning with the letter 'M' including definitions and short histories covering everything from MacIntyre to the Martin Brothers, Moorcroft, Minton and Musket. Listed alphabetically, so simply scroll through or use the search function to find the word or term you are looking for. macheleid, georg heinrich (ceramics - porcelain re-invention - thuringian) Georg Heinrich Macheleid ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (L)

An Antique Terms Glossary covering words and terms beginning with L Here you will find antique terms and meanings beginning with the letter 'L'. From lace to Limoges and Leach to lustre as well as other related words and cross-referenced antique terms. laburnum (wood - veneer - oystering) Common Laburnum is a small deciduous tree (20 ft) introduced to Britain from the Continent. It is native to Central and Southern Europe. Scots Laburnum is native to the Alps and the mountain of Italy and ... Continue Reading

Coin Collecting Terms

A Glossary of Coin Collecting Terms and their Meanings ... Collecting Coins, like any passion hobby or interest has built up a set of coin collecting terms. A language all of its own. Words and phrases used by coin collectors, numismatic practitioners and students of numismatics. These basic numismatic terms, which are likely to cause the most difficulty for both the novice and the advanced coin collector, are included in this coin collecting glossary. Our Index of Coin Collecting Terms and ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (W)

Antique Terms W covering terms and meanings from Waals to Wagner and Wedgwood to Watch Paper and Worcester Below you will find antique terms and related words, meanings, dates, associations and images that all begin with the letter W. peter waals (furniture - cabinetmaker - cotswold school - arts & crafts) Dutch cabinetmaker and one of the foremost designers in the Cotswolds school. Set up in 1894 by Sydney Barnsley, Ernest Barnsley and Ernest Gimson. Also connected with the arts ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (XYZ)

An Antique Marks Glossary for Antique Terms beginning with X, Y or Z Below you will find antique terms for words beginning with X, Y and Z including meanings and definitions that cover everything from x-chair to zsolnay and zeotrope. x-chair (furniture - medieval chair) A medieval x-framed chair popular in 15thC. Italy. and in 18thC. Britain by Sheraton. Sometimes called a savonarola. Antique Terms beginning with Y yao (chinese - ware) A chinese word meaning 'ware'. yataghan (milit... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (K)

The Antique Marks Glossary featuring antique terms and definitions covering the letter (K) From kakiemon to kaendler, kpm and kutani, detailed below you will find antique terms and their meanings for words beginning with the letter K. kakiemon (ceramic - japanese - decoration) Kakiemon is the name given to a distinctive palette of colours used initially on Japanese porcelain c1660, comprising turquoise, dark blue, yellow, iron-red, black and occasionally brown. The name is that of the ... Continue Reading

Antique Terms (J)

Antique Marks Glossary covering Antique Terms beginning with J From Jacobean to Jugendstil, below you will find antique terms beginning with the letter 'J' and other related words or antique terms begining with 'J'. jackfield (ceramic - japanese lacquer) Ceramics imitation of Japanese lacquer ware initially produced at Jackfield in Shropshire from c. 1750. It is also known as japanned ware and is covered in a glossy black glaze with gilded decoration. It was also produced by astbury, ... Continue Reading

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