Wedgwood XL Ravenstone Urn #1



Designer: Norman Wilson

Manufacturer: Wedgwood

Materials: Lead glazed earthenware [creamware] with Ravenstone [matte black] glaze

Country of Origin: UK

Date: 1960s

Dimensions: 9.5” H x 7.5” DIA at top 4.875” DIA at base

Condition: Very good with some residue inside   

Wedgwood’s Ravenstone matte black glaze [along with its counterpart white glaze, Moonstone] was developed in the 1930s by Norman Wilson, master potter, inventor, and Wedgwood Works Manager. More satin or eggshell than matte, the glaze accentuates the urn’s classic form.