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D17072 An early Victorian breadboard carved with the motto 'Waste not'. Unmarked. Size: 30.2cm. (11 7/8") diameter. This board is carved, in beechwood. Beneath the motto are ears of corn and barley which are tied together by a small ribbon. The carving is quite deep and it is very well detailed. There are a couple of small splits in the rim of the board but these appear only on the face of the board not on the reverse. Other than this it is in very good condition and the wood has a good, pale patina. £125. U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8
D17073 A rare, Victorian, carved wooden breadboard. Unmarked. Size: 29.2cm. (11 1/2") diameter. This board is carved in walnut so it is much heavier than most boards. The border is carved with the words 'Eat Bread And Be Thankful'. These words are on a ribbon which winds around ears of corn. The carving is very deep and exceptionally well detailed. There is a split in one side of the board which measures 5cm. (2") long. Other than this the piece is in very good condition and the wood has a rich, dark patina. £225. U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8.
D17074 A very unusual Victorian breadboard carved with the motto 'We eat to Live not Live to eat'. Unmarked. Size: 29.8cm. (11 3/4") diameter. This is one of the rarer mottos to find carved on a breadboard. There is no other carving, which is also quite unusual, but this also reflects the frugality of the motto. The board is carved in beechwood and it has a pale patina. There is slight scratching to the board, from use, but other than this it is in very good condition. £225. U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8.
D17075 A good quality, carved Victorian breadboard. Unmarked. Size: 31.4cm. (12 3/8") diameter. This board is carved, in beechwood, with a deep border of thistles, clovers and flowers. The carving is quite naive in style but it is very deep and very well executed. There is slight scratching to the board, from use, and there is wear to the side of the board but other than this it is in very good condition. . U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8.
D17076 An early Victorian breadboard carved with the motto 'Waste not Want not'. Unmarked. Size: 30.2cm. (11 7/8") diameter. This board is carved, in beechwood. Beneath the motto are ears of corn and barley. There are a couple of small burn marks to the reverse of the board and the face of the board is well worn with use. This gives the board lots of character. Other than this it is in very good condition and the wood has a good, pale patina. £98. U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8.
D17078 A Victorian bread knife with a carved wooden handle. The steel blade is engraved 'Bread Knife' and has the manufacturers mark 'GEORGE BUTLER & CO SHEFFIELD ENGLAND ART' beneath a crown between the initials 'VR'. Date: c.1880. Size: 30.5cm. (12") long. The handle of this knife is very deeply and well carved with acorns and stylised oak leaves. It is in excellent condition and the wood has good, rich patina. . U.S.A.
+£10.
Western
Europe
+£5.
D17082 An early 20th century, carved wooden breadboard. Unmarked. Size: 30.2cm. (11 7/8") diameter. This board is carved, in beechwood, with a simple border which consists of long leaves which are divided by a small, stylised flower and the word 'BREAD'. There are a couple of small burn marks to the reverse of the board and there is scratching, consistent with use, to the face. Other than this it is in very good condition. The wood has quite a pale patina. £42. U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8.
D17083 A late Victorian breadboard carved with flowers and leaves. Unmarked. Size: 29.8cm. (11 3/4") diameter. This board is carved, in beechwood, with a simple border which consists of long leaves which are divided by small, stylised flowers. There is a small burn mark to the reverse of the board and there is scratching, consistent with use, to the face. Other than this it is in very good condition and the wood has a good, rich patina. . U.S.A.
+£15.
Western
Europe
+£8.
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