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With translation ARABIA Crocus (Krokus) 17 cm plate

With translation ARABIA Crocus (Krokus) 17 cm plate

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It is a masterpiece crocus of ARABIA. Crocus is a kind of iris flower. There are three types of crocuses: black-and-white, colored, and black-and-white gray rims, but this is the black-and-white version. It is a product that was manufactured for only two years from 1978 to 1979. Due to its rarity, the market price is high.

■ Details Manufacturer: ARABIA / Arabian Form Design: Peter Winquist / Peter Winqvist
Pattern design: Esteri Tomula / Esteri Tomra Age: 1978-1979 Country of Origin: Finland Condition: Penetration There are very few scratches and traces of stacking on the surface. There is an intrusion around the back stamp on the back, and there are two short intrusions on the inner edge that are not visible in the photo on the surface.

■Size: Diameter 17cm Height 2cm

■ About Esteri Tomra

Esteri Tomura (1920-1998)

Born in Helsinki. Her father, who was a university professor, bought a villa in the countryside called Urjalan in the northwestern part of Helsinki. be done. Esteri Tomura has a congenital dwarf disease and initially majored in pottery at Aalto University of Arts in Helsinki, but due to physical and physical reasons she was unable to handle clay satisfactorily. Therefore, he gave up the path of pottery and sought his own expertise in design. After joining ARABIA, he will hone his skills as a pattern designer with Laija Uosikkinen, who became a lifelong friend. While Uosikkinen preferred abstract and geometric patterns, Tomra seeks the origin of his designs in Finnish flowers, which were the original scenery of his childhood. Tomra, who created masterpieces in spite of physical handicaps, has something in common with Birger Kaipiainen, who designed the timeless classic Paratiisi while suffering from polio.

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