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About Arabia Finland

As the oldest commercial manufacturer of porcelain, earthenware, and pottery in Finland, Arabia of Finland is a company of storied reputation and highly collectible vintage tableware products. The company's designs feature everything from traditional Finnish designs to ornate floral motifs, whimsical and rustic cow prints to warm earthenware place settings in brown and blue tones. Some of the most popular designs, particularly for serving pieces and place settings for everyday use, feature hand painted motifs from other European cultures, like the beautiful deep Mediterranean blues of the Valencia pattern and the solid brown earthenware and clean, bold Scandinavian design of the Ruska line. The company's line for children, Moomin, includes functional tableware pieces, such as cups and bowls printed with whimsical cartoon animals and people. The children's pieces are sought after by collectors for their fun and engaging character and charm as well as their rarity compared with the normal tableware pieces. Sellers on eBay offer a vast selection of Arabia of Finland tableware and place settings from a variety of patterns and designs, perfect as serving ware accents, collectibles, or conversation pieces.