Faience tureen, the cover is not kept.
Work of one of the oldest porcelain
manufactories in Европе-Arabia porcelain
factory. The firm is known since 18
century. The company has opened the
first official factory in 1873 in
Helsingfors (the old name of Helsinki).
Products of Arabia are rare in the
antiquarian market. Marks on the tureen:
"ER6" and "ARABIA" in the body, a stamp
in the form of the arms with a tape
"ARABIA HELSINGFORS". On a web site of
history of company ARABIA HELSINGFORS
the identical mark concerns to products
of the period of 1878-1910.