Antique Planters & Urns 

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    Item no:1794

    An old galvanised farm storage bin with a hinged lid which could be used as a planter against a wall with the lid up. Although there is a tap at one end this bin no longer holds water but it does have an attractive weathered patination and good studded details.  Early 20th century.  34" x 21" x 21" high.

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    Item no:1775

    A vintage terracotta urn on plinth, the urn classical in style with twin handles and permanently fixed to the square plinth. The strong red colour of the terracotta suggests that this urn may have been made in the North Midlands but there do not appear to be any maker's marks. Early to mid 20th century. 

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    Item no:1793

    A vintage galvanised trough on stand from Gloucestershire which would have been used originally on a livestock farm. It makes a large raised planter with generous planting capacity and has an attractive light grey colouration.  Early 20th century.  38" x 25" x 33" high.

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    Item no:1808

    An antique round copper planter with a verdigris patination, studded seams and drainage through the base.  Old "coppers" of this type were originally used to heat water in brick built stoves but they make excellent garden planters partly because of their attractive colour and also because copper tends to deter slugs and snails. 19th Century 24" diameter x...

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    Item no:1800

    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...

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    Item no:1675

    A pair of antique cast-iron urns on plinths, the uns with unusually deep bowls draining through the centre. The current painted finish is poor and peeling so the urns would benefit from cleaning and repainting but otherwise they are in sound condition apart from some rusting within the bowls.19th or early 20th Century21" diameter x 41" high

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    Item no:1720

    An antique terracotta planter rectangular in form with good internal depth and made from a high-fired yellow clay. The decoration is neoclassical in style with anthemion centred scrolling foliage on the sides and lion masks at each end. Although not apparently stamped, this planter was probably made by J Armitage and Son who established the Wharncliffe...

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    Item no:1724

    An antique cast-iron fountain of elegant proportions, the single bowl raised on a tapered fluted support. The general condition of this fountain is good although it is superficially distressed with peeling layers of paint and rust showing through in places, a look which enhances its decorative appeal for some people. It could be reused either as a...

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    Item no:1481

    A salvaged copper planter of unusually large proportions in good weathered condition with studded seams. These copper vessels were originally installed over brick built ovens to allow water to be heated for farm and domestic use. They make excellent garden planters and this one is large enough to hold a specimen tree or shrub.19th Century

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    Item no:1789

    A pair of vintage lead urns made in 18th century style and decorated with bacchanalian scenes and hippocampi, each with twin griffin handles. They have an attractive colour and lots of character and are typical of the type of lead garden ornament popularised by Gertrude Jekyll at the beginning of the twentieth century. There is good internal depth for...

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    Item no:1635

    A pair of antique terracotta garden planters, each impressed with the mark 'J M Blashfield Paddington'. These are elegant planters made in two parts with the fluted vase section locating into a leaf cast octagonal base.

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    Item no:1764

    An antique limestone urn from Suffolk on a limestone plinth, the acanthus leaf carved body with a plain rim on a plain round socle. The combination makes an attractive focal point being large enough to stand out in a bed or amongst foliage. Carved stone garden urns are relatively uncommon and generally predate the Victorian era when improved techniques...

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About US

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.

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