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Egg dish and cover
  • Egg dish and cover
    Aho, Kaarina, born 1925 - died 1990
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Egg dish and cover

  • Place of origin:

    Helsinki (made)

  • Date:

    1952 (designed)
    1957 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Aho, Kaarina, born 1925 - died 1990 (designer)
    Arabia factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with coloured glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by the maker

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.42&A-1964

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 140, Factory Ceramics, case 5, shelf 3 []

Physical description

Earthenware egg dish and cover in the shape of a hen, with painted diaper decoration in black and yellow under the glaze.

Place of Origin

Helsinki (made)

Date

1952 (designed)
1957 (made)

Artist/maker

Aho, Kaarina, born 1925 - died 1990 (designer)
Arabia factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with coloured glaze

Marks and inscriptions

A crown and 'ARABIA MADE IN FINLAND 2'
Printed in black, location unspecified

Dimensions

Length: 18.5 cm

Descriptive line

Earthenware egg dish and cover in the shape of a hen, with diaper decoration in black and yellow, designed by Kaarina Aho 1952, made by Arabia, Helsinki, 1957.

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

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 64 p., ill. ISBN 1851770712.

Materials

Earthenware; Glaze

Techniques

Glazed; Painted

Categories

Earthenware; Ceramics

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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