Raven Mason Collection of Porcelain and Ironstone China at Keele University

Raven Mason Collection of Porcelain and Ironstone China at Keele University
The Raven Trust at Keele University
John Raven Room
Keele Hall
Keele University
Keele
Staffordshire
ST5 5BG
England

Website

www.keele.ac.uk/depts/uso/pr/RavenMason/

E-mail

j.kershaw@uso.keele.ac.uk

Telephone

01782 584169

Fax

01782 584422

All information is drawn from or provided by the venues themselves and every effort is made to ensure it is correct. Please remember to double check opening hours with the venue concerned before making a special visit.

This important ceramic collection was lovingly created by brothers Ronald William and John Mason Raven; it is housed in Keele Hall within the University. It contains many important pieces outlining the development of Mason ceramics in Staffordshire from the beginning of the nineteenth century. In recent years their sister, Dame Kathleen Raven, also made generous bequests and the entire collection has recently been redisplayed.

Venue Type:

Museum, Gallery

Opening hours

Tours of the collection can be arranged at £3 per head for groups from a minimum of 10 to a maximum of 50 visitors. These tours are of approximately 45minutes duration. The collection is a non-profit making registered charity, this charge is levied to defray security and other running costs and to maintain the collection.

Admission charges

Free

This important ceramic collection was lovingly created by brothers Ronald William and John Mason Raven; it is housed in Keele Hall within the University. It contains many important pieces outlining the development of Mason ceramics in Staffordshire from the beginning of the nineteenth century. In recent years their sister, Dame Kathleen Raven, also made generous bequests and the entire collection has recently been redisplayed.

Collection details

Decorative and Applied Art

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