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.
An old salt glazed 'castle' chimney pot in good condition. Salt glazing is an enhancement of traditional clay chimney pots which was particularly popular in the Victorian era both for the typical brown colour produced and the improved durability. 19th or early 20th century
A pair of solid cast-iron round pillars which slightly taper to a square 12 plate. They were reputedly originally part of the fabric of the Cottage Hospital in Bromyard, Herefordshire. They need sandblasting to remove some remaining paintwork.19th Century
A vintage garden cloche with an octagonal iron frame and detached lid. This cloche has recently been completely refurbished and most of the glass has been replaced. The octagonal shape is unusual, most vintage cloches are square and sectional which is a much easier shape to make. 19th or early 20th century.
An unusual old sharpening stone, the sandstone wheel supported in a wrought-iron rectangular frame. Quite a number of old sandstone wheels have survived but it is unusual to find a wheel still in the original frame especially when the frame is wrought-iron rather than cast-iron. This would be an unusual feature outside a barn conversion or in a farmhouse...
A pair of salvaged sandstone obelisks on ridged bases which were originally finials decorating the gable end of a roof. They are a convenient size with an attractive mossy appearance and could be an interesting feature in all sorts of garden locations.19th Century17" X 15" X 26" high£480 for the pair
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.