Andrea Doria Tureen - 1 L - Handcrafted in Italy - Pewter
Handcrafted by Italian pewter craftsmen, this lovely little vessel can hold 1 litre of bolognese sauce or beef stroganoff - a perfect portion for two, or for serving a side dish - vegetables or rice - to accompany the main meal. This lovely pewter tureen has a timeless quality, evoking dinner service formality, and yet at the same time, the relaxed solidity of just doing things properly.
The tureen is a respected part of a modern dinner service, however, the golden age of the tureen can be said to have been during the reign of Louis XIV, when the dinner table, which used to contain every dish at once, was refashioned so that each course was presented with an air of ceremony. The soup tureen on its serving platter provided the opening ceremony, and the tureen was developed from a practical covered serving vessel into one of the most richly ornamented centrepieces of the formal apparatus of dining.
The Andrea Doria tureen is the perfect addition to the Andrea Doria range of kitchen and dining wares.
Size: Diameter 17 cm, Height 17 cm
Volume: 1 L
Materials Used: Pewter
Designer: Alberto Tabellini
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100% Lead Free
All Cosi Tabellini Pewter is 100% lead-free, so it is totally food & drink safe, and is both EU and US FDA approved.
Cosi Tabellini pieces come gift-boxed with a guarantee card and instructions on how to care for pewter.