National Recording Project


Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

The Enfolding


Type Sculpture , Statue

     The sculpture depicts two figures of undefined gender partially moulded together in an embrace.
     This work cost £300. It was re-sited due to redevelopment. It was one of the prize winners of a competition organised by the Coventry Council to give students the opportunity to display their work in a public space.


Plaque on base: This statue/ formerly in Smith field Way/ was relocated in this Peace Garden/ on 14th November 1990/ In recognition of Coventry's Commitment/ to international friendship/ and reconciliation

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Parker, Jean Sculptor

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Sculpture Bath stone 180 cm high

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
WMcvCVxx095 BM
General condition Fair
Surface condition
  • Biological growth
  • Previous treatments
Structural condition
  • None
  • None
Road Jordan Well
Precise location Peace Garden - outside the Estates Office
A-Z ref None
OS ref None

Sorry, we have no precise geographical information for this item.

Date of design 1986
Year of unveiling 1986
Unveiling details 1986
Commissioned by Coventry Council
Duty of care None
Listing status Not listed
At risk? At Risk

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