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Persephone pattern, cup and saucer
designed 1936; manufactured (1940s)

Medium
earthenware
Measurements
(a-b) 7.4 × 16.7 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Staffordshire, England
Inscription
(a) printed in black on base c.: PERSEPHONE. (E underlined / DESIGNED BY / RAVILIOUS. (VILIO underlined) / WEDGWOOD (DGW underlined) / ETRURIA, ENGLAND.
painted in red on base l.c.: AL 9983 / T
printed in black on base u.c.: (...illeg.)
impressed in base u.c.: ^ / •
(b) printed in black on base c.: PERSEPHONE. (E underlined) / DESIGNED BY / RAVILIOUS. (VILIO underlined) / WEDGWOOD (DGW underlined) / ETRURIA, ENGLAND.
painted in red on base l.c.: AL 9983 / T
impressed in base l.c.: WEDGWOOD
impressed in base l.l.: 1K (...illeg.) 39
Accession Number
916.a-b-D4
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1949
© Eric Ravilious/DACS, London. Licensed by VISCOPY, Australia
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Yellow breakfast cup and saucer.