Grouping of eight 19th-century English ironstone relish dishes with classical patterns. Many have scalloped edges and include makers' marks. Fritz Karch became an active collector at 11 and has been a lifelong believer in the benefits and pleasures of hunting, gathering, recycling, and decorating with vintage objects. Since graduating from the Tyler School of Art in Philadelphia, he worked as a stylist, editor, and creative director in the worlds of design, publishing, retail, and commercial photography. The editorial director of collecting at Martha Stewart Living magazine, he also has a popular antiques business at the Tomato Factory, a cooperative antiques center in Hopewell, NJ.