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Sarpaneva oval casserole

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  • Description

    An ultimate design classic once celebrated on a Finnish postage stamp. Combining design United Statesbility with a traditional cast iron pot, Timo Sarpaneva's inspiration came from his blacksmith grandfather. Timeless and ingenious design, as functional in the kitchen as appealing on the dining table.

    Now it is available as a larger 4 litre version.

  • Technical Info

    Capacity: 4.0L

    Material: Cast iron cookware coated with enamel.

    Enamel protects the surface against rust and strengthens it. In enamelled products food can be prepared in the oven or on the stove with good results every time. Food cooks evenly and browns well. The enamelled surface prevents food flavors from sticking to the pot, so use can use the same pot for cooking fish as well as meat.

    Use wooden or plastic kitchen utensils. Sharp objects and scouring agents and sponges can damage the enamel. Always wash enamelled cast iron products by hand, with our without washing liquid. Use regular dish washing detergent and a soft dish washing brush. Rinse well and leave to dry or dry with a soft cloth. Occasionally, it is recommended to treat the enamelled surface with cooking oil.

    Suitable for Gas hob, Cast iron hob, Ceramic hob, Induction hob.

  • Designer
    Timo Sarpaneva

    Sarpaneva (1926-2006) was one of the great personalities responsible for the world reputation of Finnish design since the 1950s. He was a master of materials as glass, porcelain, cast iron and textile as well as graphic art. Timo Sarpaneva designed the current Iittala trademark for his glass collection called I-line (I-linja) in 1956, for which he received one of his Grand Prix in Milan the following year. He has been honoured with innumerable awards and acknowledgements.

    Sarpaneva was Doctor HC of the Royal College of Art in London and the University of Art and Design in Helsinki and Academician HC of the University of Mexico. His work can be seen in art and design museums throughout the world.

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  • Delivery

    2-4 weeks

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