Arabia Moomin Mug #110
Mug Yellow 0,4l (2021–)
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The original Mug Yellow from the year 1990 was brought back to life: The new version was launched on September 15th 2021. This mug has the same images than the mug in the 1990s, but the order of the i...
The original Mug Yellow from the year 1990 was brought back to life: The new version was launched on September 15th 2021. This mug has the same images than the mug in the 1990s, but the order of the images is slightly different. The most noticeable difference to the original is the size; All the earlier Moomin mugs hold the capacity of 0,3 litres, but the new Mug Yellow is slightly bigger, holding 0,4 litres. The original images are from Tove Jansson’s comic strip #18 Moomin and the Golden Tail and from the novels Moominsummer Madness and Moominpappa at Sea. The mug has the basic bottom stamp with the image of a painting Moomin and the text “by ARABIA” on it.
£15 - 20 With Sticker
£15 - 15 Without Sticker
Mug Yellow 0,4l
Moomin mug 0,4L Yellow - Muumi muki 0,4L Keltainen - Designed in Finland - Made in Thailand
Book - Moominsummer Madness (1954) - Tove Jansson
Comic strip #18 - Moomin and the Golden Tail (1958) - Tove Jansson
Book - Moominpappa at Sea (1965) - Tove Jansson
Height: 9.0, Width: 12.2, Diameter: 9.3 cm
Who designs the illustrations for the Moomin mugs?
Tove Slotte, born in 1957, is a Finnish artist and a graphic designer. She is a professional ceramist. Tove Slotte worked at Arabia from 1985 to 1990, after which she has worked as a freelance designer. She is best known for designing and illustrating the Moomin products for Iittala and Arabia ceramics. Tove Slotte has been a Moomin fan since her childhood. She says her favourite Moomin book is The Book about Moomin, Mymble and Little My. Tove Slotte has designed the Moomin products for Arabia for more than 30 years.