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Plate - Valencia


  • Object:


  • Place of origin:

    Helsinki (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1960 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Procopé, Ulla, born 1921 - died 1968 (designer)
    Arabia factory (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with decoration in underglaze

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 42, shelf 3

Physical description

Earthenware standing plate with decoration in underglaze blue.

Place of Origin

Helsinki (made)


ca. 1960 (designed)


Procopé, Ulla, born 1921 - died 1968 (designer)
Arabia factory (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with decoration in underglaze

Marks and inscriptions

'ARABIA FINLAND MS' [in monogram]
Painted in blue

'ARABIA FINLAND UP' [in monogram]
Painted in blue


Diameter: 19 cm

Object history note

Part of a range Circ.458 to 460, 662-1969, C.234-1985

Descriptive line

'Valencia' earthenware plate, part of a tableware range, with decoration in underglaze blue, designed by Ulla Procopé ca. 1960, made by Arabia, Helsinki.

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

Opie, Jennifer Hawkins. Scandinavia: ceramics & glass in the twentieth century. London: V&A Publications, 1989. 66 p., ISBN 1851770712.


Earthenware; Glaze




Ceramics; Earthenware


Ceramics Collection

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