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Weckström, Björn

Country

Era

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Description

Specialties

  • Graduated from the Goldsmith’s School in 1956.
  • Opened a workshop in Helsinki.

1961

  • Used natural gold nuggets found in Lapland as his inspiration for his “outer space” landscape themed jewelry.
  • Known as “Lapland Jewelry.”

1963

  • Worked with Pekka Valdemar Anttila to export “Lapland Jewelry.”
  • Eventually this became Lapponia (c.1974)

Designer for

  • Lapponia
  • Kaunis Koru