The Tories are putting Britain’s democracy up for auction Owen Jones Owen Jones They’re offering dinners, bronze statues of Margaret Thatcher and pheasant shooting for Conservative party funds. Exactly what will the donors get in return? Maggie's statue could net a fortune, just imagine selling tickets for a chance to pelt it with something hard!
From Examples of Chinese ornament, by Owen Jones, London, 1867. Various objects in blue-and-white china. The center composition and the borders at the top of the plate are very Persian in character and arrangement.