Stunning long 1960's Aarikka necklace made out of faded denim blue birch wood beads. The necklace boasts Aarikka's iconic toggle clap. This piece is a wonderful example of Modernist Finnish design with it's simple clean lines.
Aarikka Founded in 1954 by Kaija Aarikka and her husband, Erkki Ruokonen. The first products to be crafted by Aarikka were hand carved buttons. Following the success of her buttons she expanded her business within a few years to include her now iconic jewelry. Inspired by classic Finnish design, Aarikka's jewelry is unique, warm, simple and handcrafted.
Necklace Measures 27" in total length. No visible hallmarks, has Aarikka's iconic toggle clasp. Good vintage condition with wear appropriate to age.