Alka Eden

Pattern: Eden
Maker: Alka Kunst
Pattern Number: ???
Country of Origin: Germany
Manufacturer Status: Discontinued
Approximate date: 1938-1956
Description: Pink, Yellow, Gray & Lavender Spike Flowers, gold trim
Date purchased: 9 February 2015
Purchase price: $24.99
Purchased: Ebay

Eden at Replacements

Handpainted by Alka Kunst, Bavaria Germany,”Eden” (under glazed green backstamp with crown used between 1938-1956) signed in gold with initials Mu with an umlat. I love the strange shapes here- kind of a scalloped square- and even the cup base is square. Because Emily didn’t want to call this one Eden (bad associations for her) she named it Eve. I would serve something light and sweet in this one.

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