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Side plate - Coronation Golden Persephone
  • Coronation Golden Persephone
    Eric Ravilious, born 1903 - died 1942
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Coronation Golden Persephone

  • Object:

    Side plate

  • Place of origin:

    Barlaston, England (probably, made)

  • Date:

    1953 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Eric Ravilious, born 1903 - died 1942 (designer)
    Wedgwood (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Bone china

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the Government Hospitality Fund

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics Study Galleries, Britain & Europe, room 139, case 41, shelf 4

Physical description

Side plate of bone china with the 'Coronation Golden Persephone' pattern and the Royal Crest in the centre.

Place of Origin

Barlaston, England (probably, made)


1953 (made)


Eric Ravilious, born 1903 - died 1942 (designer)
Wedgwood (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Bone china

Descriptive line

'Coronation Golden Persephone' side plate of bone china, part of the Coronation Banquet Service and pattern based on a 1936 design by Eric Ravilious, made by Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., probably Barlaston, 1953.

Associated Events

Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II

Production Note

Pattern based on 1936 'Coronation Golden Persephone' by Eric Ravilious


Bone china


Ceramics; Bone China

Collection code


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