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Lapponia

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Description

Specialties

  • Manufacturer

Founders

  • Pekka Vlademar Anttila (1931- )
    • Worked at Westerback Oy learning business and production.
  • Björn Weckström

c.1961

  • Weckström begins to make jewelry using gold nuggets.
  • Dubs it “Lapland Jewelry.”

1963

  • Antilla employs Weckström as a designer.
  • Company named Kruunukoru Oy.

1969

  • Company named Kruunukoru Oy/Lapponia Jewelry Oy

1974

  • Company becomes “Lapponia”