1960s Aarikka Sterling Silver Squares Earrings - Sold
Charming earrings by Finnish design firm Aarikka. The pieces are an early example in silver which demonstrates Aarikka's aesthetic; inspired by graphic design and play with geometric shapes.
The company Aarikka was founded in 1954 by Kajia Aarikka and her husband Erkki Ruokonen. Formally trained in textile design, Aarikka made her first forays into jewelry design in the 1950s when she created her first pieces using birch spheres and silver-wire which are still popular today. Aarikka has since become a globally recognized brand, producing a wide range of design objects and jewelry.
Year: c. 1960 Material: Silver Stamps: Finnish assay mark (crown), 916H, Aarikka Finland Condition: Excellent