Karelia (Karjala) was a province of Finland, that was divided between Finland and Russia after the winter war in 1940. The hue of the brown hand painted stripes vary because of melting of the colors. This makes each item unique in style.
A plate mainly for soup, that can also be used as a bowl for cereal or pasta. Heat-resistant oven dish or a small casserole, suitable for cooking food in an oven. You can serve it directly from the oven to the table and even keep it in a refrigerator.