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Vase in Black Basalt, Wedgwood & Bentley, circa 1773
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
An early basalt vase, decorated with a medallion of Hercules and Antaeus, cut into the wreath and berry band. Marked Wedgwood & Bentley.  
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Antique Mid-18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Bust of Minerva, Black Basalt, Gilt and Bronzed, Wedgwood, 1875
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A particularly fine copy of the Guistiniani Minerva, which was itself a Roman copy of the Pallas Athena dating from circa 400BC. Black basalt, bronzed and gilded. A rare finish fo...
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Antique 1870s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood Majolica Grape Vine & Basket Compote
By Wedgwood
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood Majolica compote which features vine leaves and grapes on a basket weave ground. Colouration: green, brown, blue, are predominant. The piece bears maker's marks for the Wedg...
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Antique 1870s English Victorian Serving Bowls

Materials

Earthenware

Wedgwood Majolica Pictorial Pitcher with Pewter Lid
By Wedgwood
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood Majolica jug/pitcher with lid which features pictorial panels depicting putti riding dolphins. Colouration: brown, cobalt blue, green, are predominant. The piece bears maker...
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Antique 1860s English Victorian Pitchers

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Earthenware

Japanese Sugar Box, brown stoneware, Wedgwood, circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
In the very rare body known as ‘brown porcelain’, or ‘bronze basalt’, with white relief in Chrysanthemum pattern. This combination was made to imitate Japanese originals. A large ...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Japonisme Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood Majolica 'Stanley' Daisy Chain and Basket Weave Plate, Date Code 1868
By Wedgwood
Located in Philadelphia, PA
An Aesthetic Period majolica glazed plate, from the English firm of Wedgwood, in the basket and daisy pattern known as ‘Stanley.’ A Daisy chain border of white flowers with a yell...
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Antique Late 19th Century English Aesthetic Movement Dinner Plates

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Earthenware

Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre 'Firbolgs' Antique Centre Bowl
By Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood fairyland lustre antique centre bowl, decorated with Firbolgs pattern to exterior, and Thumbelina pattern to interior. Dragon Bead border to rim and foot rim. Maker's marks ...
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Vintage 1920s English Art Deco Decorative Bowls

Materials

Ceramic

English Wedgwood Matte Black Basalt and Gold Raised Relief Box
By Wedgwood
Located in New York, NY
A chic and rare English Jasperware matte black basalt and gold box, by Wedgwood, England. A very beautiful small box with a gold raised relief of two alligators or crocodiles. Box is...
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20th Century English Neoclassical Revival More Desk Accessories

Materials

Stoneware, Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Wedgwood Egyptian Revival Matte Black Basalt and Terracotta Jewelry Box
By Wedgwood
Located in New York, NY
A chic English Jasperware matte black basalt and terracotta stoneware jewelry box by Wedgwood, England. A very beautiful small black basalt box with a terracotta raised relief in the...
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20th Century English Egyptian Revival More Desk Accessories

Materials

Ceramic, Pottery, Stoneware

Canopic Vase in Rosso with Black, Wedgwood, circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
An exceptionally rare canopic in rosso with black decoration.  
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Antique Early 19th Century English Egyptian Revival Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood Decorated Black Basalt Inkstand
By Wedgwood
Located in New Orleans, LA
This enchanting antique Wedgwood black basalt inkwell is crafted in the form of an ancient oil lamp. With a removable well and holes for storing pens and quills, it is decorated with...
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Antique 19th Century English Other Inkwells

Materials

Porcelain

  • Wedgwood Decorated Black Basalt Inkstand
  • Wedgwood Decorated Black Basalt Inkstand
  • Wedgwood Decorated Black Basalt Inkstand
  • Wedgwood Decorated Black Basalt Inkstand
H 2.75 in. W 5 in. D 7.25 in.
Pair of Egyptian Sphinxes in Rosso with Black, Wedgwood, circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A pair of winged, seated sphinxes in rosso with black decoration.  
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Antique Early 19th Century English Egyptian Revival Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Black Basalt Wedgwood Figure of Josiah Wedgwood with His Historic Portland Vase
By Wedgwood
Located in Boston, MA
This is an important black basalt Wedgwood figure of Josiah Wedgwood, who is the founder of Wedgwood, holding his historic Portland vase, which was a proud work of art for Wedgwood. ...
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Vintage 1970s English Other Figurative Sculptures

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Stoneware

Wedgwood Black Basalt Bust of George Stephenson
By Wedgwood
Located in Montreal, QC
Black basalt bust of George Stephenson, (1781-1848), British railway engineer, considered the father of the modern railway builder of the famous Rocket Stamped on back.
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Early 20th Century English Ceramics

Wedgwood Neoclassical Black Basalt Encaustic Enamel Amphora
By Wedgwood
Located in New Orleans, LA
Crafted by Wedgwood, this stately Neoclassical amphora vase is comprised of black basalt — largely considered the pottery firm’s greatest innovation. Terra-cotta red and white encaus...
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Antique 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Porcelain

Tea Canister in Black Jasperware, Wedgwood, circa 1900
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Tea canister in black jasper dip, decorated with psyche bound to a tree, sacrifice, and Nike & a warrior.
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Early 20th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Candlestick in Gilt Black Basalt, Wedgwood, circa 1880
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
In black basalt, with gilt highlights. The design is most unusual, with numerous busts of Queen Elizabeth I supporting the sconce.
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Antique 19th Century English Victorian Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood & Bentley Black Basalt Inkstand
By Wedgwood & Bentley
Located in New Orleans, LA
This elegant inkwell set by Wedgwood & Bentley is crafted of black basalt, one of Wedgwood’s finest inventions. The set is comprised of two canisters, both held within an intriguing ...
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Antique 18th Century English Other Inkwells

Materials

Ceramic

Wedgwood Black Basalt and Encaustic Enamel Rum Kettle
By Wedgwood
Located in New Orleans, LA
Crafted by Wedgwood, this rare, round-shaped rum kettle is comprised of black basalt and features a molded bail handle and glazed interior. Referred to as “the widow,” a “Sybil” figu...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Classical Greek Ceramics

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Enamel

Tea Box in Black Basalt, Wedgwood, circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A rare engine-turned tea box in black basalt. Only a few examples of this shape are known.
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Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Black Basalt and Gilt Vestal Lamp, Wedgwood, circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
An oil lamp in basalt with rare gilt and bronze highlights. The presence of a ‘sump cover’ shows that this is an early example, intended to be used.
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Antique Early 1800s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Black Basalt Portrait Medallion, Queen Elizabeth I, Wedgwood, circa 1779
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A particularly fine self-framing portrait medallion, depicting Queen Elizabeth I. The detail of face and costume are both superb.
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Antique 1770s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Pair of Wedgwood Black Basalt Sphinxes Made, circa 1840
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
WHY WE LOVE IT: The beauty and strength of woman A Sphinx has the head of a woman, the body of a lion, and a pair of wings. This pair of Wedgwood black basalt sphinxes, are modeled o...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Neoclassical Animal Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

Early 19th Century Wedgwood Black Basalt Jardiniere Cachepot
By Wedgwood
Located in Fort Lauderdale, FL
A large black basalt jardinière made by Wedgwood in the first quarter of the 19th century. Upon their introduction to the market, black basalt ceramics became instantly popular fo...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Planters, Cachepots and ...

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Other

Fishtail Oil Lamp in Black Basalt, Wedgwood, circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Roman lamp in black basalt, with an unusual ‘fish-tail’ handle. The lid decorated with ‘Cupid as Oracle’.
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

20th century Pair Black Basalt Edme Wedgwood Vases
By Wedgwood
Located in Savannah, GA
Pair of black basalt Edme Wedgwood vases, the Wedgwood Edme design is reminiscent of the ridges of a clam shell, harking back to Josiah Wedgwood's love of shell collecting. This hand...
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Vintage 1970s English Classical Greek Vases

Materials

Earthenware

Wedgwood Basalt Rum Kettle
By Wedgwood
Located in Chicago, IL
A charming Wedgwood basalt kettle with lid raised ribbon-like design impressed throughout. Cluster of grapes for final on lid. Signed Wedgewood.
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Antique Early 1800s British More Furniture and Collectibles

Materials

Porcelain

  • Wedgwood Basalt Rum Kettle
  • Wedgwood Basalt Rum Kettle
  • Wedgwood Basalt Rum Kettle
  • Wedgwood Basalt Rum Kettle
H 7 in. Dm 6.5 in.
Antique English Wedgwood Earthenware/Queensware "Black Imari" Small Platter
By Wedgwood
Located in Charleston, SC
Fine antique English Wedgwood earthenware/ironstone or Queensware "Black Imari" small platter with impressed "Wedgwood" impressed mark and impressed three letter cypher date mark for...
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Antique Mid-19th Century English Platters and Serveware

Materials

Earthenware

Wedgwood Dark Blue Jasperware Pitcher
By Wedgwood
Located in Stamford, CT
Wedgwood dark blue jasperware tall pitcher featuring neoclassical motif. Inside of the pitcher is glazed. Stamped Wedgwood England on the underside.
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Early 20th Century English Federal Pitchers

Materials

Pottery

Wedgwood Majolica Pictorial Hare Compote
By Wedgwood
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood Majolica compote which features an autumnal, woodland scene, with a bounding hare. Coloration: green, brown, yellow, are predominant. The piece bears maker's marks for the W...
Category

Antique 1870s English Victorian Serving Pieces

Materials

Majolica

Wedgwood Majolica Primrose Cheese Keeper
By Wedgwood
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood Majolica cheese keep which features yellow primroses and a basket weave border. Cobalt blue ground version. Coloration: brown, cobalt blue, green, are predominant. The piece...
Category

Antique 1870s English Victorian Serving Pieces

Materials

Majolica

19th Century Wedgwood Basalt Pitcher
By Wedgwood
Located in Atlanta, GA
19th century Wedgwood basalt pitcher.
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Antique 19th Century English Pitchers

Materials

Stone

  • 19th Century Wedgwood Basalt Pitcher
  • 19th Century Wedgwood Basalt Pitcher
  • 19th Century Wedgwood Basalt Pitcher
  • 19th Century Wedgwood Basalt Pitcher
H 6 in. W 4.5 in. D 3.75 in.
Jasper Vase in Buff with Black Ornament, Wedgwood, circa 1870
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A rare shape, in the scarce buff jasper dip with black ornament. A striking and unusual combination of colours in jasperware.
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Antique Late 19th Century English Neoclassical Revival Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Neoclassical Black Ceramic Jasperware Wedgwood Trinket Box or Vide Poche England
By Wedgwood
Located in Oklahoma City, OK
This lovely English trinket dish will be a thoughtful addition to a nightstand, occasional table, or dressing table. This piece is by Wedgwood and created from black ceramic jasperwa...
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20th Century English Neoclassical Decorative Dishes and Vide-Poche

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Wedgwood Egyptian Revival Black Basalt Sphinxes Made 18th Century
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
WHY WE LOVE IT: They are ready to soar! A pair of Wedgwood black basalt sphinxes, each modeled seated upright atop a raised rectangular base with 'lotus' nozzle to hold candles. The ...
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Antique Late 18th Century English Egyptian Revival Animal Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

Shield-Shaped Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1773
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A shield-shaped vase, decorated to resemble porphyry, and highlighted with gilding. Marked for Wedgwood & Bentley.
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Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood Egyptian Revival Black Basalt & Rosso Antico Incense Burner circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this incense burner in the Egyptian Revival style made by Wedgwood from Black Basalt and Rosso Antico. My favorite part of this piece is the wonderful cover w...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Ceramics

Materials

Stoneware

Basalt Figure, Voltaire. Wedgwood, circa 1820
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Polished Black Basalt figure of Voltaire (1694-1778), the famous French playwright and philosopher. Based on a small marble carved in 1773 by Jean-Claude Rosset (DuPont). Beautifully...
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Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Encaustic Painted Ecuelle, Wedgwood, circa 1790
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
In black basalt, decorated with encaustic painting. Provenance: Macdonald Penney Coll; Alan Landis Antiques.  
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Antique 1780s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood Rosso-Antico Vase, circa 1790
By Wedgwood
Located in New York, NY
Wedgwood Rosso-Antico Vase, Circa 1790
Category

Antique 1790s Vases

Materials

Ceramic

Pair of Antique Black and White Wedgwood Jasperware Urn Table Lamps
By Wedgwood
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Pair of antique black and white Wedgwood jasperware urn table lamps. Listing includes porcelain urn form bodies, wooden base, dual sockets, white Greek figures, very nice antique ite...
Category

Early 20th Century English Empire Table Lamps

Materials

Metal

Basalt Bust of Plato, Wedgwood, circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A fine, early bust of the eminent Greek philosopher. Wedgwood produced a large number of library busts in black basalt, which has an appearance similar to that of ancient bronze.
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Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

Octagonal English Black and White Peacock Bird Plate by Wedgwood England
By Wedgwood
Located in New York, NY
A beautiful vintage octagonal English black and white Peacock birds decorated pate by Wedgwood, England. Modern octagonal shape to plate. Marker's mark on back, see images #6 and 7. ...
Category

Early 20th Century English Decorative Art

Materials

Porcelain

19th Century Small Majolica Platter Wedgwood
By Wedgwood
Located in The Hills, TX
19th century small Majolica platter signed Wedgwood.
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Antique 1880s English Victorian Decorative Art

Materials

Ceramic

1940s Wedgwood Neoclassical Light Green Jasperware Pitcher
By Wedgwood
Located in Stamford, CT
1940s Wedgwood small light green jasperware pitcher or creamer featuring a neoclassical motif. Interior of the pitcher is glazed. Stamped Wedgwood on the underside and stamped 48 ind...
Category

Vintage 1940s English Neoclassical Pitchers

Materials

Pottery

Encaustic Painted Basalt Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A fine, large vase in black basalt, decorated with an encaustic painted figure of a youth, taken from The Hamilton vase in the British Museum. The shape is taken from the Greek Hy...
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Antique Early 1800s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Egyptian Motiff Basalt Jasperware Wedgwood Covered Box
By Wedgwood
Located in East Hampton, NY
Egyptian motiff black and gold basalt jasperware wedgwood covered box.
Category

20th Century English Decorative Boxes

Materials

Ceramic

Wedgwood Majolica Primrose Cheese Dome and Stand
By Wedgwood
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood Majolica cheese keep which features yellow primroses and a basket weave border. Cobalt blue ground version. Colouration: green, ochre, brown, are predominant. The piece bear...
Category

Antique 1870s English Victorian Serving Pieces

Materials

Majolica

Black Wedgwood Style Lamp
Located in East Hampton, NY
large-scale Wedgwood style lamp with white figures.
Category

20th Century American Table Lamps

Materials

Ceramic

  • Black Wedgwood Style Lamp
  • Black Wedgwood Style Lamp
  • Black Wedgwood Style Lamp
  • Black Wedgwood Style Lamp
H 37 in. Dm 16 in.
First Edition Portland Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1793
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Rarely does a first edition Portland vase come onto the market, and even more rarely such a perfect example. The model for this is the Portland vase in the British Museum, a spect...
Category

Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Pottery

Victorian Wedgwood Majolica Pheasant Plate Reticulated Rim
By Wedgwood
Located in Chelmsford, Essex
Wedgwood Majolica plate which features pheasants amongst foliage. Coloration: green, blue, ochre, are predominant. The piece bears maker's marks for the Wedgwood pottery. Marks inclu...
Category

Antique 1870s English Victorian Dinner Plates

Materials

Earthenware

Encaustic Painted Basalt Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1785
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
Polished basalt, decorated with Victoria, Goddess of Victory, in her chariot; possibly after a Roman model such as the wall paintings at Herculaneum. This palette is very rare on bas...
Category

Antique 1780s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Encaustic Painted Basalt Vase, Wedgwood, circa 1785
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A fine campana vase, decorated in encaustic with a Classic scene of a boy choosing between arts and sports. Provenance: Burris Coll. Exhibited Wedgwood International Seminar 16,...
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Antique 1780s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

Wedgwood Black Basalt Urns Made in England circa 1820
By Wedgwood & Bentley
Located in Katonah, NY
We are pleased to offer this pair of Wedgwood early 19th century Black Basalt urns decorated with neoclassical scenes showing figures in oval medallions. The urns are further decorat...
Category

Antique Early 19th Century English Neoclassical Vases

Materials

Stoneware

Figure Faun with Flute, Wedgwood, circa 1870
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
After the antique “Piping Faun” now in the Louvre Museum; the result of it being bought by Napoleon from the Borghese collection. The original is thought to be a Roman copy of a 4th ...
Category

Antique 1870s English Neoclassical Pottery

Materials

Stoneware

19th Century Victorian Majolica Lobster Plate Wedgwood
By Wedgwood
Located in The Hills, TX
Victorian Majolica lobster plate signed Wedgwood. Border decorated with vegetables.  
Category

Antique 1880s English Victorian Decorative Art

Materials

Ceramic

Basalt Portrait Medallion, Oliver Cromwell, Wedgwood, circa 1775
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A self-framing portrait medallion of Oliver Cromwell, MP: rebel, regicide, suppressor of Ireland, persecutor of Catholics, and Dictator. He was posthumously beheaded and hung in chai...
Category

Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

Basalt Bust of Virgil, Wedgwood, circa 1800
By Wedgwood
Located in Melbourne, AU
A black basalt bust of this important Roman poet; and of course an important figure in The Divine Comedy. The modelling is particularly fine in this example.
Category

Antique Late 18th Century English Neoclassical Figurative Sculptures

Materials

Stoneware

English Majolica Grapes Handled Platter Wedgwood, circa 1900
By Wedgwood
Located in The Hills, TX
English Majolica Grapes handled Platter signed Wedgwood, circa 1900.
Category

Antique Early 1900s English Late Victorian Platters and Serveware

Materials

Faience, Majolica, Ceramic

20th Century English Wedgwood Basalt Plate, Marked
By Wedgwood
Located in Atlanta, GA
20th century English Wedgwood Basalt Plate, Marked.
Category

20th Century English Dinner Plates

Materials

Stone

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Black Wedgwood For Sale on 1stDibs

With a vast inventory of beautiful furniture at 1stDibs, we’ve got just the black wedgwood you’re looking for. Frequently made of ceramic, stoneware and earthenware, every black wedgwood was constructed with great care. You’ve searched high and low for the perfect black wedgwood — we have versions that date back to the 18th Century alongside those produced as recently as the 20th Century are available. When you’re browsing for the right black wedgwood, those designed in Neoclassical, Victorian and Art Deco styles are of considerable interest. Wedgwood, Wedgwood Fairyland Lustre and Wedgwood & Bentley each produced at least one beautiful black wedgwood that is worth considering.

How Much is a Black Wedgwood?

A black wedgwood can differ in price owing to various characteristics — the average selling price 1stDibs is $1,600, while the lowest priced sells for $100 and the highest can go for as much as $285,000.