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Jug (Pitcher) - Storybirds range, Oliver shape
  • Storybirds range, Oliver shape
    Tuominen-Niittylä, Kati, born 1947
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Storybirds range, Oliver shape

  • Object:

    Jug (Pitcher)

  • Place of origin:

    Finland (made)

  • Date:

    1993 (designed)
    1995 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Tuominen-Niittylä, Kati, born 1947 (designer)
    Arabia factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    White high fired industrial earthenware, black glaze, cast

  • Museum number:

    C.7-1996

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 14, shelf 1

Physical description

Tall, curved cylindrical jug with black glaze, beak-shaped pouring rim, elongated D-handle

Place of Origin

Finland (made)

Date

1993 (designed)
1995 (made)

Artist/maker

Tuominen-Niittylä, Kati, born 1947 (designer)
Arabia factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

White high fired industrial earthenware, black glaze, cast

Marks and inscriptions

"ARABIA FINLAND STORYBIRDS"
paper label: A crown ARABIA FINLAND STORYBIRDS printed in white on black

Dimensions

Height: 32.2 cm, Width: 15.6 rim to spout

Object history note

The Storybirds range was awarded a Distinction at the Finlands Designs 93 competition

Descriptive line

Jug with black glaze, from the Storybirds range, designed by Kati-Tuominen-Niittylä in 1993, and made in the Arabia factory in Finland in 1995.

Production Note

"Storybird" pitcher, "Oliver", made by Kati Tuominen-Niittyla for Arabia, Finland, 1993

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Cast; Glazing

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware; Tableware & cutlery; Eating

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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