Physical description

Mainly orange/yellow plate with figure "Barkis" the coach-driver holding a whip. Streetscape in background. Known as The Barkis Arnhem Tray. D3175 dated July 1930. Shape No. 8279. (ref: Nicholnack art in pottery - nicholnack.com.au/dickens-ware/dickens-plates-trays.html).

Inscriptions & markings

Maker's mark: could be " L. Young". Back: Royal Doulton Dickens Ware - copyright / Made in England / with picture of man with beard. Also stamped with Lion on a crown - dated -1932+ / Shape no. 734 stamped before glazing. "Barkis".