A late 19th Century Doulton Lambeth Silicon ware silver mounted beaker formed as a fire bucket, the black imitation leather body with gilt studs and enamelled in red FIRE, hallmarked for Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings, Chester, 1892, height 7.5cm
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.