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Cup And Saucer (Finland), 20th century

This is a cup and saucer. It was made by Arabia. It is dated 20th century and we acquired it in 1981. Its medium is painted and glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Jefferson Patterson and Mrs. Jefferson Patterson. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson.

Its dimensions are

H x W (a,b: overall): 6 x 18.8 cm (2 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.) H x W (a: cup): 5.3 x 10.3 cm (2 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 1.5 x 18.8 cm (9/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside of cup (a) in brown: crowned "ARABIA / MADE IN / FINLAND"; on underside of saucer (b) in green: crowned "ARABIA / MADE IN / FINLAND / 12-62"

Cite this object as

Cup And Saucer (Finland), 20th century; Made by Arabia (Finland); painted and glazed porcelain; H x W (a,b: overall): 6 x 18.8 cm (2 3/8 x 7 3/8 in.) H x W (a: cup): 5.3 x 10.3 cm (2 1/16 x 4 1/16 in.) H x diam. (b: saucer): 1.5 x 18.8 cm (9/16 x 7 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson; 1981-13-37-a,b

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