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Bordallo Pinheiro Hand Painted Earthenware Cabbage & Lobster Tureen 2lts
  • Bordallo Pinheiro Hand Painted Earthenware Cabbage & Lobster Tureen 2lts


    This iconic Bordallo Pinheiro tureen features an instantly recognisable cabbage design - cabbage but has been enhanced with a stunning lobster handle. Each piece is intricately handmade and will become a much loved and admired object - an heirloom in the making! A show stopping piece that will be a talking point and spectacularly grace any dinner table.


    Ideal for soups and vegetables. 2lt capacity.


    The cabbage tableware trend is seeing something of a revival. In the 1960s a full cabbage tableware set was the mark of a high-society household. Many pieces were highly collectible including Bordallo Pinheiro’s iconic cabbage range. Now these hand-painted earthenware plates, bowls and dishes are back and taking the world by storm.


    A great gift idea for the new home owner, matching pieces are available separately to create a coordinating set.


    Width 31.2 cm x Height 21.6cm x Length 31 cm. Handwash recommended.


    A collector's piece! Each piece is hand made in Portugal using ancestral techniques developed by the company's founder Rafael Bordallo Pinheiro. 


    The Portuguese ceramics studio, Bordallo Pinheiro, was set up in 1884. Brothers Raphael and Feliciano Bordallo Pinheiro started the venture, and many of the pieces today are still made to Raphael’s designs. In only twenty-one years, Bordallo Pinheiro’s bold, artistic ceramics gained international recognition. Raphael took inspiration from the flora and fauna around his home town of Caldas, as well as drawing on ideas from the Renaissance and from the Art Nouveau & Naturalism movements.

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