Vintage Fountains & Birdbaths 

This section can include anything that has a connection to water such as a salvaged cast iron well pump or a vintage lead wall mask, a weathered stone birdbath or an antique cast iron fountain. The inclusion of water can have a magical effect in a garden whether it is a shallow antique stone basin for visiting birds or water running through a reclaimed stone channel into a dark pool below. 

  • £125 In Stock

    Item no:1860

    A vintage composition stone small birdbath with an attractive weathered look. 20th century.

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    Item no:1986

    An antique cast iron hand pump typical of the type originally used to pump water from a well into a stone pump trough. This example has recently been sandblasted and repainted. 19th century. 

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    Item no:1958

    A vintage carved limestone birdbath, the rough hewn round basin on a square column and base. Early 20th century. 

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    Item no:1561

    A vintage Lefcoware birdbath formed as a putto standing on a square plinth holding up a scallop shaped bowl. This birdbath was one of the most successful designs produced by the Leeds Fireclay Company and this is a particularly good example with crisp detail and very little damage apart from a chip within the bowl.Late 19th/early 20th Century

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    Item no:1782

    A vintage lead birdbath, the round bowl supported by two putti on a rockwork base. This is an attractive and well modelled birdbath which has the dark grey surface patination typical of early 20th century leadwork.  Early 20th century. 

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    Item no:1637

    An old salvaged sandstone water feature from Derbyshire consisting of a gothic spire section on an associated square plinth. The unusual design of this spire section gives great potential for it to be used as a water feature with the water being piped upwards through the centre and running out through the six vertical niches.Possibly 19th Century,...

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    Item no:1696

    A rare antique lead wall mask modelled as Pan with curved horns, goatlike ears and an unkept beard. The mask has it's original wall attachment projecting from the back, including a pipe to the mouth, so it could be re-used as a wall fountain. The overall condition and quality of the modelling is very good and it was probably made by the Bromsgrove Guild...

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    Item no:1790

    An antique lead fountainhead cast as a dragon with an integral backplate for fitting to a wall. This is an unusual object with good definition which projects well out from the backplate and could be the principal feature in a circulating wall fountain. It was originally in a large garden in North Worcestershire and was probably made by the Bromsgrove...

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    Item no:1972

    An antique rectangular water tank made from fielded cast iron panels bolted together. The long sides are cast within the panel with the owner's name, Robert Hall, and the date, 1872. This is a rare example of a Victorian cistern tank made from cast iron but similar in design to earlier lead water cisterns.  It came from a village in North Yorkshire and...

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    Item no:1791

    An unusual lead fountain modelled as a boy riding a swan, on a brown terracotta shaped base. It is signed on the round base 'D. Welch 1989' and is fitted with a brass fountain rose on the swan's back, so is intended to be a fountain although it also works as a sculpture. The terracotta base is moulded with swags of fruit and flowers linked with scallop...

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    Item no:1519

    A large vintage lead fountain comprising three stylized dolphins with entwined tails supporting a large scallop shell bowl with a pinecone finial. It is set up on an old millstone base which suits it very well and is an optional extra. This fountain is a striking feature which looks good from all angles and could be set up in a large pool or over an...

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    Item no:1662

    A well weathered composition stone birdbath, the relatively deep square bath on a tapered square column. 20th century

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About Holloways Antiques

Holloways sell garden antiques and garden ornament, antique pots and planters, salvaged garden ornament and reclaimed garden ornament from our courtyards around the family farm, near Malvern in Worcestershire. We specialise in old English stone including old farm troughs, millstones and staddle stones. We also have a range of interesting garden sculpture, garden statues and contemporary garden art.

We are situated in the beautiful English countryside and a visit to see our collection is never wasted. You can browse for hours in the extensive courtyards where you might find an old stone cider mill complete with millstone, a stone tough for planting alpines, an early 20th century lead urn, or a contemporary sculpture to use as a garden centrepiece. All will make your garden unique.

Holloways have been dealers in garden antiques for over 25 years and Edward Holloway is one of the leading experts in antique garden ornament and vintage garden ornament in the UK.

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