Birger Kaipiainen - Serving Plate 1987 for Stockmann Arabia Finland RARE!
Birger Kaipiainen (1915-1988) is one of the most successful and well known ceramic artists in Finland. His most famous designs were made at Arabia Ceramics factory.
A special numbered series of only 200 pieces of this enchanting serving plate with blue violets was produced for the 125 years jubilee of Stockmann compartment store in 1987 in Helsinki. This item is numbered 29/200.
The serving plate is in an excellent condition. Between the blue violets there are numerous dots. There are grey dots and between these there are numerous smaller dots which will refract light in a spectrum of colors. This phenomenon is difficult to capture on the photographs, but you might get an idea of this looking closely at the close up photo. A very special and rare plate by a great designer.
Weight: ca 1,260kg Size: 24,5 x 30cm height ca 5cm Condition: Excellent Signature: 1862 1987 STOCKMANN 125 Birger Kaipiainen 29/200 ARABIA FINLAND