Lotus

The plain, modernist appearance of Lotus was not wholly successful and later adaptations with coloured bands, and (rarely seen) fluted and/or flanged rims did not meet with success either.

Lotus dish, fluted & flared
Lotus dish, fluted & flared

A rare Lotus fruit bowl, with a flared and fluted rim, gilt applied, and green Matthey Crinkles bands

Lotus dish, engraved
Lotus dish, engraved

Unusual Lotus dish with engraving of ferns. This was probably a practice piece for an engraver.

Lotus dish, engraved
Lotus dish, engraved

<< See left. Close-up of the engraving to the Lotus dish.