Butterfly Ginkgo Dinnerware Collection

  • Michael Aram -
  • Michael Aram -
  • Michael Aram -
  • Michael Aram -
  • Michael Aram -
  • Michael Aram -

The Butterfly Ginkgo Collection celebrates the representation of flora as fauna. Michael's fascination with a particular type of ginkgo tree, the ginkgo Biloba, or "Butterfly ginkgo", which grows with a double leaf reminiscent of a butterfly's wings, gave rise to a fantasia image of the plant. Executed at the highest level of handcraftsmanship, each piece is rendered in solid bronze with acid etched cocoon-shaped vessels. The pieces in the collection are a tour de force of Indian craft and capture the poetic spirit that is so deeply indicative of Michael's work. "The first time I saw this tree, it literally looked like it had been completely overtaken by butterflies...as if they would all take flight the moment I walked too close or made a noise. The idea that the leaves could evoke the beauty of butterflies was magical to me, like trees that can metamorphose from flora to fauna in the blink of an eye."

  • Dishwasher safe Microwave safe, may also hand wash
  • Porcelain
  • As with all fine china, avoid hitting against other hard surfaces, particularly at the edges
  • Stain resistant

Web ID: 3052490

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    Julia Mc
    Oct 20, 2023
    Classic Table Setting

    [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] Beautiful with vibrant colors. We haven’t had any problems. We are delighted with setting our table for guests with our six servings now.

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    Irina
    Apr 14, 2023
    from NJ
    The design is gorgeous! Love them!

    Love!

    KSD08
    Feb 23, 2023
    Beautiful, nice sized mugs!

    [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] Absolutely gorgeous, nice sized mugs...can't wait to surprise my aunt who is butterfly obsessed with this gift of four mugs!

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    Smaroulis
    Feb 09, 2023
    Gorgeous

    [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] Beautiful- elevates every meal!

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    Smgstl
    Feb 04, 2023
    Gorgeous!

    Love these plates! I can’t wait to start using them! My only complaint is every piece has a sticker on the back that is incredibly hard to remove. Not loving the stickers Bloomingdale’s! But I do love the dishes!

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    Smgstl
    Jan 31, 2023
    from Midwest
    Elegant dinnerware

    Gorgeous design and colorful! Beautiful quality dishes. Excited they are dishwasher and microwave save. Haven’t used them yet but they are gorgeous! Prettier in person than in pictures!

    Sandy D.
    Apr 25, 2022
    Ginkgo butterfly dishes!

    It’s just beautiful! Enjoying them every day!

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    Auntie18
    Jan 20, 2022
    Oatmeal Tastes Better

    [This review was collected as part of a promotion.] Love my new bowls. I love his picture frames and now I love his bowls. Somehow my morning oatmeal tasted better. Pretty to look at too, inside and out.

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