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Plate - Koti
  • Koti
    Jäderholm-Snellman, Greta-Lisa, born 1894 - died 1973
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Koti

  • Object:

    Plate

  • Place of origin:

    Helsinki (made)

  • Date:

    1932 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Jäderholm-Snellman, Greta-Lisa, born 1894 - died 1973 (designer)
    Arabia factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:

    C.51D-1988

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 42, shelf 2

Physical description

Earthenware plate with painted decoration of a central flower, leaves and banded border in red, brown and green.

Place of Origin

Helsinki (made)

Date

1932 (made)

Artist/maker

Jäderholm-Snellman, Greta-Lisa, born 1894 - died 1973 (designer)
Arabia factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with painted decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'ARABIA', factory building and 'SUOMI FINLANDIA'
Printed in green/blue

'KÄSINMAALATTU HANDMÅLAD 'KOTI'
Printed in lustre

Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm

Descriptive line

'Koti' plate of earthenware with painted decoration of a central flower, leaves and banded border in red, brown and green, made by Arabia, Finland, shaped and decoration designed by Greta-Lisa Jäderholm-Snellman, 1932.

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 62 p., ill. ISBN 1851770712.

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Flowers (plants); Leaves

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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