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Cow: SCANDINAVIAN TOUR: FINLAND

KALEVALA KORU (mfr)
Kalevala Koru is the largest jewelry manufacturer in Finland and one of the largest in Scandinavia.

BJORN WECKSTROM (b. 1935)
For more information on Bjorn Weckstrom please use this link:
Bjorn Weckstrom

For an extensive list of Finnish Silver Maker Marks please visit this link:
www.925-1000.com

PENTTI SARPANEVA (1925-1978)
For Kalevala Koru, he designed commercially successful silver or bronze pendants and cuff links that were inspired by Viking motifs.

To learn more about Finnish Jewelry please visit this link:
Scandinavian Jewelry Design

And for an indepth discussion of Scandinavian Jewelry, please see the book Warman's Jewelry 3rd edition by Christie Romero.

Date(s): March 16, 2009. Album by Jewelry Ring. 1 - 40 of 40 Total. 2561 Visits.
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Scandinavian Tour:
FINLAND


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Finnish Silver Modernist Sash Pin

Marked 813H, which identifies it as Finnish silver, greater than 800 purity, and dates the piece to before 1973.

Compliments of Cheri Van Hoover

Milky Way Jewels


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Modernist Kultateollisuus Ky Finland Rhodonite Silver Ring

Courtesy of Christia

Grandma's Jewelry Box


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Ceramic Mod Girl Pendant Signed Tiigrand, Finland

Compliments of Wendy Sacks

V de B OLD & MODERNIST JEWELRY


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P. Sarpaneva Finland Bracelet

Compliments of Wendy Sacks


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Pentti Sarpaneva Rauma Lace Bronze Bracelet

Compliments of Wendy Sacks


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Bronze Pendant Marked Finland

Compliments of Wendy Sacks


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Bronze Bracelet Marked Made in Finland

Compliments of Wendy Sacks


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Pirkko Kettunen of Finland Silver Link Bracelet

Courtesy of Rita Perloff

Remember When Vintage


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Abstract Finland Sterling Brooch

Courtesy of Rita Perloff


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Kalevala Koru Cast Bronze Thor's Hammer Pendant Necklace

Courtesy of Rita Perloff


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Gilt cast bronze abstract plaques bracelet by
Jorma Laine, Finland


Compliments of Nona Grampp

Nona's of Alexandria


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Close up of the mark

Courtesy of Nona Grampp


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Another view of mark

Courtesy of Nona Grampp


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Finland Sterling Silver Ring
Pretty little viking ship ring. Marked sterling and Finland

Compliments of the Nancy Cox Collection


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Scandinavian Swan Set attributed to Finland

Courtesy of Nancy Cox


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Bronze Kalevala Koru necklace with Tiger Eye stone

Compliments of Cheryl Killmer

Past Perfection


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Close up view of the kk and Made in Finland mark

Courtesy of Cheryl Killmer


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Silver Bangle Bracelet Marked E. GRANIT & CO, 925, MADE IN FINLAND and U7 for 1973

Compliments of JoAnna Gilford

Junky Jewelry


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Detail showing the mark

Compliments of JoAnna Gilford


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Vintage Modernist Ring made in Finland by Kupittaan Kulta, Turku - Elis Kauppi Dated 1965

Compliments of Polly Curtiss


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Ethnic Jewelry Finland - Large 1960's Vintage Kalevala Koru Pendant in Bronze on 24" Chain

Courtesy of Polly Curtiss


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Scandinavian Sterling Silver Jewelry - Bracelet designed by Kultaseppa Salovaara Ky, Finland -1967

Courtesy of Polly Curtiss


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Finnish silver leaf pin.
Marked on the sheath that forms the C-clasp with the anvil symbol of Kupitaan Kulta, the Finnish crown symbol, and 813H for the silver content.

From the Linda Jo Mitchell Collection


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Four spheres pin by Aarikka.
She often worked in silver but there is no silver marking on this piece---silverplate, maybe?

Courtesy of Linda Jo Mitchell


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Finnish fish, marked on the bottom, RATTLIN' RAPALA ® FINLAND.

Courtesy of Linda Jo Mitchell


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Marked
AARIKKA FINLAND
Metal polishes like silver but there is no silver content mark.

Courtesy of Linda Jo Mitchell


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Close up view of mark

Courtesy of Linda Jo Mitchell


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Beautiful Finnish Ring

Compliments of Susan Corwin

Eureka I Found It!


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Sterling necklace from Finland purchased in the early '70's.  Marked only on the jump ring with Finland and a mark for Helsinki

Compliments of Nancy Brace

Splendors Of the Past


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A sterling Finnish pendant, I believe this was marked with the symbol for Turku

Compliments of Nancy Brace


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Finnish Designer P. Sarpaneva Pendant Necklace

Compliments of Esther Menashe

    Vintage Objects


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Finnish Designer P. Sarpaneva Earrings

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Finnish Designer P. Sarpaneva Earrings (Back/Signature View)

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Finnish Designer P. Sarpaneva Pendant Necklace

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Finnish Designer P. Sarpaneva Pendant Necklace (Back/Signature View)

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Seppo Tamminen Ring

Seppo Tamminen Oak (September 20, 1944 , Helsinki, Finland - July 25, 2012 Hämeenlinna) was a prolific Finnish jewelery and visual artist, who lived in Browned Launonen.

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Seppo Tamminen Ring (Back View)

Seppo Tamminen Oak (September 20, 1944 , Helsinki, Finland - July 25, 2012 Hämeenlinna) was a prolific Finnish jewelery and visual artist, who lived in Browned Launonen.

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Finnish Designer P. Sarpaneva Pendant Necklace

Compliments of Esther Menashe


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Pentti Sarpaneva Necklace
Finland

Compliments of Nicole St-Pierre     

Pop Goes My Vintage