Two vintage terracotta pots from Portugal of typical oil jar form with bulbous bodies tapering to a narrow base. Genuine old Portuguese pots have become increasingly scarce in recent years and these pots provide an opportunity to create an attractive group within a garden setting. 19th or early 20th century. NB. These two pots are the smaller pots...
An antique sandstone planter from Buckinghamshire, square in shape with chamfered sides and drainage through the base. Although it looks superficially like an old mortar, this planter is unusually deep and was possibly originally some sort of specialised sink. It makes an interesting and unusual garden planter. 18th or 19th Century
A large vintage terracotta pot from Portugal of typical oil jar form with a bulbous body tapering to a narrow base. Genuine old Portuguese pots have become increasingly scarce in recent years and these pots provide an opportunity to create an attractive group within a garden setting. N.B. This is the largest pot in the group of three photographed. 19th...
A pair of vintage garden urns, the wide composition stone bowls are raised on fluted round sandstone bases. These urns are attractively weathered with drainage through the bases and are a great size and shape for planting with flowers. 20th century
A vintage lead garden urn with twin handles and relief cast on two sides with winged putti dressing an urn with a garland. This is a good example of this urn which has retained both its shape and detail while also being attractively weathered. Late 19th or 20th century
A well weathered gothic urn comprising an octagonal planter with recessed quatrefoil decoration on a stepped square base. Made from good quality composition stone, this urn has a great 'antique' look and makes an excellent centrepiece. Condition Note: There is an old crack on one side of the bottom of the base which is largely hidden by moss. 20th century.
A vintage copper round planter from Worcestershire with riveted seams, flat rim and a blue green verdigris patination. This copper now has drainage holes drilled through the base to make it a versatile and attractive planter for a specimen plant. 19th century
An antique cast-iron urn with distinctive gothic style decoration and twin dog's head handles. We haven't yet identified the maker of this urn but it is a good quality casting and was probably made by one of the leading foundries such as Handyside of Derby. NB condition note: This urn has an old repair to the rim and is in ex-garden condition with...
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
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.