Sowerby Butterfly 2552

Catalogue image used with the kind permission of Glen & Stephen Thistlewood Sowerby's Ellison Glass Works volume two - catalogue image is copyright of Glen & Stephen Thistlewood and may not be used elsewhere without their consent.


From 1935. Normally seen as a five piece set. Some of the pots have metal lids with a bakelite/plastic finial.  One example is known of a black candlestick, whether this is its original colour or a painted/sprayed version we cannot say.


Tray 12" x 9"

Pintray 3½" x 2½"

Lidded powder pot 3½" diameter

Candlestick 3½" high

Known colours:

Clear (flint), amber, blue, green, pink, uranium green,  frosted amber, frosted green, frosted pink, frosted blue,


Glen and Stephen Thistlewood


Anne Bennett, Anne Nichols, NACollectables, Rod Crowshaw, Sally Logue, 

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