Artist: De Morgan, William
Object Number: C_WDM_0124
Date: 1888 - 1907
Category: Ceramic, Tin-glazed Earthenware, Dish, and Watts Gallery
Material: Tin-glazed Earthenware
Dimensions: Diameter 414 mm Height 58 mm
Inscriptions: Pottery Mark: Sands End Pottery verso: 2nd ring W.D.M Fulham . Passenger Charles: Painted Monogram 2174 1-10-60b
Description:

Shallow Earthenware dish. Decorated with a ferocious lion striding across a background of pale leaves on a turquoise ground. Reverse decorated with concentric rings in turquoise, white and cobalt. Original price label on the back tells us that De Morgan sold the dish for 1 Pound, 10 shilings and 6 pence, which would have the same spending worth as £91.33 today.