An early 20th Century Royal Doulton soap dish decorated with a mottled blue glaze to imitate water with a dragonfly perched on the side, impressed to the base 'Specially designed & manufactured by the Royal Doulton Potteries for the Proprietors of Wright's Coal Tar Soap', length 15cm
Will Farmer - Director
Ceramics, Glass, Oriental & Decorative Arts
Will specialises in 20th Century decorative arts covering ceramics, glass and furniture. He studied at the Birmingham School of Jewellery undertaking a combined BA Hons in silversmithing and Fine Art history. Notable finds include a Martin Brothers Stoneware bird selling for £20,500 and a rare collection of documents relating to the Stourbridge Glass Industry selling locally for over £22,000. Will is now in his eighth season as an expert on BBC's Antiques Roadshow.