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Soup plate - Sinikukka

Sinikukka

  • Object:

    Soup plate

  • Place of origin:

    Helsinki (made)

  • Date:

    1970 (designed)
    ca. 1970 (designed)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Winquist, Peter, born 1941 (designer)
    Seppälä, Inkeri (designer)
    Arabia factory (manufacturer)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Earthenware with printed decoration

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.165-1974

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Earthenware soup plate, shape 'Faenza', with printed decoration of closely packed flowers in blue.

Place of Origin

Helsinki (made)

Date

1970 (designed)
ca. 1970 (designed)

Artist/maker

Winquist, Peter, born 1941 (designer)
Seppälä, Inkeri (designer)
Arabia factory (manufacturer)

Materials and Techniques

Earthenware with printed decoration

Marks and inscriptions

A crown and 'ARABIA WÄRTSILÄ FINLAND FAENZA KESTÄÄ KONEPESUN TÅL MASKINDISK DISHWASHER PROOF'
Printed in green

Object history note

Part of a range Circ.162 to 174-1974

Descriptive line

'Sinikukka' (Blue flower) earthenware soup plate shape 'Faenza', part of a tableware range, with printed decoration of closely packed flowers in blue, shape designed by Peter Winquist 1970, decoration designed by Inkeri Seppälä ca. 1970, 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. 67 p., ISBN 1851770712.

Production Note

Shape designed 1970; decoration designed ca. 1970

Materials

Earthenware

Techniques

Printed

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Earthenware

Collection

Ceramics Collection

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