A late 19th Century Doulton Burslem umbrella or stick stand decorated in the Beverley pattern, the whole decorated with transfer applied flowers and foliage in green and yellow with matt gilt detailing and sponging, printed marks, height 60cm.
Will Farmer - Director
Ceramics, Glass, Oriental & Decorative Arts
Will specialises in 20th Century decorative arts covering ceramics, glass and furniture. He studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery undertaking a combined BA Hons in silversmithing and Fine Art history. Notable finds include a Martin Brothers Stoneware bird selling for £20,500 and a rare collection of documents relating to the Stourbridge Glass Industry selling locally for over £22,000. Will is now in his eighth season as an expert on BBC's Antiques Roadshow.