Antique Terracotta Planter, 'Faux Bois' Style


+44 (0)1342 321766

+44 (0)7525 629644


First quarter 20th Century

  • £625.00
  • €726 Euro
  • $758 US Dollar

United Kingdom

Hoarde Vintage Member since 2018
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Very beautiful Antique Victorian Terracotta Planter, in the 'Faux Bois' style, (referring to the artistic imitation of wood or wood grains in various media),
-Huge glorious planter which sits upon a constructed base of a trio of legs.
-In very superb condition with weathered lichen, mottling and spotting which adds to the beautiful characteristics of this piece.
-A really unique piece of Terracotta with intricate carvings of ornate and pretty flowers and petals all around a huge basin.
-The huge planter basin sits on top of a trio of legs, mimicking 'tree trunks'. The trio is made in such a way that the basin sits on a generous platform.
-The whole piece is quite exquisite and of its time, a beautiful piece which would look as equally stunning outside as well as inside your home.
-There is one large drainage and positioning hole in the base.
-This comes is in two parts for ease of moving around your garden or home and requires a little assembly.
-This piece of garden furniture is a substantial weight - but manageable by one fit person.
-We tend to all our furniture, garden or home, we clean gently and we deliberately choose to not over polish and leave pieces as is, with their historic patina.
-Together with years of historic use, it will also have those age related 'loved character marks'. We deliberately choose to leave these as is, so as to keep integrity, singularity and complexion.
-h 75cm - total
-h 50cm - base of legs to top of scalloped rim
-h 25cm - planter only
-dia - 45cm inside planter
-feet to feet - 33cm


The items we sell are antique and vintage condition, with some signs of commensurate ‘wear‘ with age and use as to be expected for its age.
You will find scuffs, light scratches, all normal wear you would expect from antique and vintage furniture.

We tend to all our furniture, garden or home, very carefully; we clean gently but we deliberately choose to not over polish and leave pieces as is, with their historic patina.

All measurements are taken at the widest or deepest point, if you would like any additional or specific measurements please ask.

All our pieces of furniture are treated for woodworm, if appropriate, for your peace of mind as much as for ours.

The best description comes from the photos so please look at them all carefully and if you have any questions please ask us, we are here to help.

We are always very happy to speak to our customers in person, so if there is anything you would like to know about a particular item please do get in touch:

Telephone John on his Mobile 07525 629644 - up until 9.00pm daily.

All our items are available to view by appointment, we are 15 minutes from Gatwick Airport.

Thank you very much.


First quarter 20th Century

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By phone: +44 (0)1342 321766

Mobile: +44 (0)7525 629644


The Homestead
off Copthorne Road
East Grinstead
RH19 2QQ
United Kingdom


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Lovingly Made Furniture is a husband and wife business, based in the rural Sussex countryside. This does not stop us, with the joy of the internet, reaching our customers nationally and internationally.


We love to source both locally and if needs be a little further a field, the best of British furniture which is amongst the most desirable there is to have in your home. Equally we enjoy success mixing it with European tastes too.  Good quality, time worn well made furniture, with perhaps ‘ a one off eclectic’ piece really does turn a house into a home.  


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We truly believe that the most unique way to furnish your home is by buying antique and vintage furniture and of course, it is the best and beautiful way to recycle ever..

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Trixie and John

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