Miscellany 

Miscellany is our term for the things that we love to stock that don’t really fit any category. They might be horticultural, such as old rhubarb forcers and cloches, or salvaged, such as chimney pots and cast iron pumps, or just not easily defined by other headings, such as oil jars and weather vanes.

  • £165 In Stock

    Item no:2501

    An unusual salvaged iron column from a Herefordshire farm, cast as a hollow round baluster with fixing holes in the top and bottom plates. It could be reused either as a base for a short table or fixed horizontally to a wall as a fountain spout.  19th century.

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  • £360 In Stock

    Item no:2481

    A set of four wrought iron wall mangers originally used as hay mangers for horses, each individually made to the same design. They have great potential to enliven an external wall or walled courtyard and are priced and sold as a set of four. 19th or early 20th century.

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  • £395 In Stock

    Item no:2652

    An antique terracotta amphora shaped oil jar from the Mediterranean region with twin loop handles and a restricted neck (neck diameter 8"). This amphora has lots of character and could be used as a decorative feature in a garden setting or indoors. There are some areas of shaling caused by frost damage in the past but the jar is still structurally sound....

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  • £650 In Stock

    Item no:2693

    A weathered Japanese-style lantern carved from granite, the four part hexagonal lantern with a shaped roof supported on an arched support set into a rough hewn rectangular base. This type of Japanese lantern is called 'Rankei' and is usually positioned close to water. It has been in a garden setting for about 30 years and has begun to develop a weathered...

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  • £850 In Stock

    Item no:2692

    A carved granite garden pagoda made in eleven separate sections tapering to a finial top and part weathered after about 30 years outside in a private garden. It makes an ideal focal point for a Japanese themed garden. Modern.

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    Item no:2482

    A vintage cast-iron farm trough which was probably originally used to feed young pigs, the hooped partitions preventing the strongest animals pushing out the smaller ones. There are now drainage holes through the base so it is ready to be reused as an unusual garden planter. 19th century.

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  • £750 In Stock

    Item no:2417

    A pair of terracotta baskets of fruit formed as woven oval baskets filled with garden fruits mixed with leaves and flowers. From the village of Impruneta in Tuscany, these highly detailed handmade ornaments are attractively weathered and make unusual finials or decorative features.  Priced as a pair.  20th Century. 

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    Item no:2597

    A pair of cast iron boot scrapers set in stone bases with a thick coating of black paint. Priced as a pair. 19th century

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    Item no:2694

    A weathered Japanese style lantern carved from granite in five separate sections, the hexagonal lantern section under a shaped roof and finial. Sometimes called 'snow lanterns' and usually associated with Buddhist temples they can be a key element in a Japanese themed garden. Candles or incense can be lit in the central lantern section which is especially...

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    Item no:2641

    A vintage water bult made from corrugated galvanised iron with a brass tap at the bottom. Early 20th Century. 

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    Item no:2605

    A large wrought iron gazebo, with four arched entrances. 2nd half 20th century. 

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    Item no:1941

    A large salvaged brown-glazed chimney pot of a type known as a 'crown' because of the shaped round top. It is in good condition and makes an interesting garden planter. 19th century. 

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About Holloways Antiques

Holloways sell garden antiques and garden ornament, antique pots and planters, salvaged garden ornament and reclaimed garden ornament from our courtyards around the family farm, near Malvern in Worcestershire. We specialise in old English stone including old farm troughs, millstones and staddle stones. We also have a range of interesting garden sculpture, garden statues and contemporary garden art.

We are situated in the beautiful English countryside and a visit to see our collection is never wasted. You can browse for hours in the extensive courtyards where you might find an old stone cider mill complete with millstone, a stone tough for planting alpines, an early 20th century lead urn, or a contemporary sculpture to use as a garden centrepiece. All will make your garden unique.

Holloways have been dealers in garden antiques for over 25 years and Edward Holloway is one of the leading experts in antique garden ornament and vintage garden ornament in the UK.

About Holloways Antiques