Persephone pattern in black and blue Tureen with cover designed by Eric Ravilious for Wedgwood in 1953. It is printed underglaze in black and blue on border of loops and touches of blue on motifs of fish and vegetables. The form of the tureen is a traditional one with scroll handles and open knob with scalloped edge. Stamped underneath: Persephone Deigned by Ravilious. In a circle Wedgwood Made in England & Barlaston of Etruria. Hand written in orange is : A1 9987 6W. Perfect Condition.
Size Height: 14cm (6 inches)
Width including handles : 25cm (10 inches)