Artist: De Morgan, William
Object Number: C_WDM_0165
Date: 1872 - 1882
Category: Ceramic, Lustre-glazed earthenware, Dish, and Ceramics Highlights
Material: Lustre-glazed Earthenware
Dimensions: Diameter 303.1 mm, Height 21.7 mm.
Inscriptions: Mark on base of dish for Davis, J. H.: 'J. H. Davis W' A very early plate by William De Morgan, before he made his own paste & used Davis' rice dishes
Description:

Wide rimmed dish in purplish-gold lustre. Centre of dish is undecorated. Rim is decorated with radiating panels featuring a swan, a winged dragon and swirling patterns and scale detail.