Vintage midcentury children's dinnerware by Arabia Finland. Pattern is often referred to as "Zoo" or "Parade of Animals". Original design 1949 by Anja Juurikkala, Finnish sculptor and ceramicist.
Et of 8 bowls, 8 plates, and 4 mugs. These were collected over time, pattern is same, but production year may vary. Numbers in the stamp are the factory's own production codes, they do not indicate the production year or month.Bowls measure about 6.5" diameter, plates measure about 7-3/4" diameter, mugs measure about 3" diameter x 3" tall (excluding handle). Good vintage condition for these midcentury items. Colors are generally saturated across the set. The most notable condition issues are included in listing photos for 2 bowls, 2 plates, and 2 mugs (scratches in pattern, hairline crack, crazing, slightly faded color, and a factory surface imperfection in one mug).
Additional photos of all pieces are available upon request. The item "MCM Arabia Finland Zoo Parade of Animals 8 plates 8 bowls 4 mugs Anja Juurikkala" is in sale since Sunday, February 14, 2021.This item is in the category "Home & Garden\Kitchen, Dining & Bar\Dinnerware & Serveware\Dinner Service Sets". The seller is "kurlicue" and is located in Jersey City, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.