Flog It Archive : "Ugly but Pretty" vase
A clip from the Flog It Archives: At a Valuation Day in Blackpool, expert Nigel Smith examines a vase decorated with fish. The owner says he likes it - even though he thinks it's ugly. Nigel puts a conservative estimate on it. It could be by the famous Martin Brothers, but it is not one of their more sought after pieces. But it climbs and climbs at the auction.