Casserole and cover

Category Industrial Design
Sub category Crafts and Product Design
Artist / Designer Timo Sarpaneva
Manufacturer Rosenlew
Material Cast iron; teak
Place of origin Finland
Date 1960 (designed)

Cast iron with red enamel coating to the exterior and white enamelling to the interior, detachable teak carrying handle.

Height 16.5cm x Length (with handle)  23cm

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A celebrated design classic in Finland, where it has been featured on a postage stamp. The design draws on traditional Finnish cooking pots but the outline has a sculptural quality that is wholly modern. The wooden carrying handle can be removed for lifting the cover when hot.