Antique pieces for modern living
At Rodgers & Francis Antiques, we specialise in beautiful pieces that fit into modern houses. Every piece that we source is selected with its suitability for contemporary lifestyles in mind.
Based between Maida Vale and West Sussex we offer competitive delivery for all stock.
Georgian Bureau & Bookcase
Georgian Bureau & Bookcase, for sale £1500. Original drawers, handles, and escutcheons sitting on a tapered leg. The astral glaze bookcase with a greek key on the cornice locks. The drop leaf desk locks and opens to reveal a neat configuration of storage. This 8ft tall piece is in original condition with some marks of wear. A Georgian classic that still works today as a multifunctional piece.
Edwardian Revolving Bookcase
Revolving Bookcase. For sale, £275. An Edwardian piece of function and form rolled beautifully into one. Rarely do these appear on original castors with an untweaked mechanism.
Late 19th C Barley Twist Dining Chairs
Late 19th C Barley Twist Dining Chairs (4). For sale, £650. Beautiful oak dining set, two carvers, two chairs, complete with original horsehair and leather seats.
1930s English Barometer in Oak Case
1930s English Barometer in Oak Case. For sale, £120. Fully functioning.
Victorian (c. 1890) Copper and Brass Jugs. For sale, £50 for pair.
c.1900 Silver Plate Fish Cutlery
c.1900 Silver Plate Fish Cutlery. For sale, £45. 12 pieces of Martin Hall & Co Sheffield Silver Plate and imitation ivory handles. Presented in its original velvet lined box.
Royal Mosa Delft Vases
Delft Vase Pair, 🔴SOLD. Royal Mosa Delft, produced in the 1930s in Maastricht. Signed ‘dec 553’. In excellent condition (no chips or marks).
Victorian Mahogany Dressing Mirror
Victorian Mahogany Dressing Mirror. For sale, £120. Original foxed glass and drawer in base. Sold with patina.
Jaeger LeCoultre Recital 8 Day Alarm
Jaeger LeCoultre Recital 8 Day Alarm. For Sale, £350. This Recital is Model 106 with an 8 day wind and alarm in a beautiful filigree case.
Scheurich 553 (c.1966) West German Vase, perfect condition with stamps. For Sale, £75. 38cm. This vase is one of a kind and has all the features and hallmarks of West German pottery before it became overly commercialised.
Edwardian Mahogany Display Cabinet
For sale, £200. Can stand alone or used as hanging cabinet.
Art Nouveau Decanter
Art Nouveau, Hand Painted Crystal Decanter with Silver rim. For sale, £80
1890 Certificate of Incorporation for Newcastle Brewery. 🔴SOLD
Carstens 1512 (Austrian). A beautiful example of a West German classic manufactured in Austria because of politics. For sale, £60
Art Deco Silver Plate Coffee Pot (Sheffield). For Sale, £25
Mahogany coffee table. For Sale, £55. Cabriole Leg
18th Century Pewter Snuff Box
For sale, £85. Intricately hammered and tooled English Pewter with a piano lid. Original engraving of initials has been scrubbed at some point in its history; both faces are suitable for engraving today.
🔴SOLD Oak Dressing Mirror, late 19th/early 20th C. For sale, £70. Beautiful patina in the glass.
Edwardian Vase with Kangxi Reign Mark
Immaculate Edwardian Vase with Kangxi Reign Mark. 22cm. For sale, £80. White Foo Dog decoration around base.
Black Forest Book Rack
Black Forest Book Rack,🔴SOLD. Extending book rack from the iconic 19th Century Black Forest. The base and sides are delicately carved with leafy scenes.
🔴SOLD Early 20th Century Wooden Tantalus. Solid oak. Fully working with matching decanters (no damage to glass) and original key (rare). For sale, £150. Designed in the 1880s by the grandfather of poet John Betjeman, the tantalus is a lockable piece intended to prevent children or domestic staff from drinking one’s spirits in late Victorian Britain.
Victorian Pewter Pint Mug
Victorian Pewter Pint Mug (1881-1890). 🔴SOLD. Victorian mark (VR) with Surrey licence (389). Associated with the 16th C Coaching Inn, The George Inn Malden. Marked as a pint (partially worn), and with beautiful patina. This pewter mug would have hung behind a bar for the patron ‘JS’.
Black Forest Letter Rack
Black Forest Letter Rack c. 1850. For sale, £35
Mappin & Webb Mantle Clock
🔴SOLD Mappin & Webb Mantle Clock. For Sale £300 1910s, Silver Plate. 8 Day Movement.
Mahogany Dressing Mirror
🔴SOLD Mahogany Dressing Mirror, original glass plate and beautiful foxing. For sale, £50. Rear panel has been replaced at some point, but glass is original.
19thC Balloon Back Mahogany Chair
🔴SOLD 19thC Balloon Back Mahogany Chair. For Sale, £60.
1920s Pop-Up Drinks Cabinet
🔴SOLD 1920s Pop-Up Drinks Cabinet in style of Maple and Co (of the same period).
19thC Wine Licence
🔴SOLD 1824 French Licence to serve wine. For Sale, £280 . Mounted in modern frame 28x39cm
Art Nouveau Mahogany Book Trough
🔴SOLD Art Nouveau Mahogany Book Trough. Excellent condition, nice patina. For sale, £35
🔴SOLD Pair of Staffordshire Cats. £30
🔴SOLD Carstens 1521 West German Vase (1970s) £50 22cm.
19thC Carriage Clock with Repeater
🔴SOLD 19thC Carriage Clock with Repeater, £300. Hairline fracture to dial, gong striker. Original key and glass, and nice patina on case.