Early 20th- century Ruskin Pottery ceramics can currently be picked up relatively cheaply, from £ 50 to £ 200. The factory operated under William Howson Taylor from 1898–1935.
Royal Copenhagen porcelain from the early 1900s to 1930 is highly valued at the moment. At a recent Fellows sale, a circular ceramic tray with polar bear surmount fetched £ 2,300. *0121 212 2131; fellows.co.uk