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Assembled Wedgwood Eric Ravilious Design "Persephone" Pattern Luncheon Service

Auction:
3118T
Lot:
1046
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3118T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
July 23, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Assembled Wedgwood Eric Ravilious Design "Persephone" Pattern Luncheon Service, England, mid-20th century, all black transfer printed to a queen's ware body, most with blue border, a pear-shaped teapot and cover, ht. 6 7/8; pear-shaped creamer, ht. 4 1/2; low creamer, ht. 2 7/8; sugar bowl, dia. 3 1/4; waste bowl, dia. 4; three coffee canns and saucers; one teacup with five saucers; four bowls, dia. 6 3/8; plates, (2) dia. 6 1/4, (6) dia. 7, (3) dia. 8 1/4, (3) dia. 9 1/8, (6) dia. 10; two soup plates, dia. 9 1/8; five with yellow border: pear-shaped cream jug, ht. 4 1/2; plate, dia. 8 1/4; and three soup plates, dia. 9 1/4; a pink bordered soup plate, dia. 9 1/4; a black only saucer, dia. 5 1/2; and a gold printed bone china sugar bowl and saucer, ht. 3 1/2 in.; printed and impressed marks.
Estimate $20-200

6 3/8" bowls: each with usage abrasions to glaze.
Most plates with very slight and scattered usage abrasions.
Yellow bordered 8 1/4" late: considerable glaze usage wear.
No evidence of any cracks, chips or restorations throughout.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Eric Ravilious, Cooking, Crockery, DIA, Food and drink, Personal life, Saucer, Teacup, Teaware, United Kingdom

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