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Iittala

Sarpaneva

design Timo Sarpaneva, 1960

With a wooden handle and a cast iron body, this ultimate design classic is as functional in the kitchen as it is appealing on the dining table. Combining design usability with a traditional cast iron pot, Sarpaneva’s inspiration came from his blacksmith grandfather.

Induction hob proof. Gas hob proof. Hand wash only. Iron hob proof. Oven safe. Ceramic hob proof

Cast iron pot 3L
263,90 €

Cast iron pot 4L
307,90 €

Timo Sarpaneva

Timo Sarpaneva (1926-2006) was an international force in Finnish design. A designer, sculptor and educator, Timo Sarpaneva’s pioneering glass work merged art with utilitarian design. Besides glass, he also worked with textiles, wood, porcelain and metal. Timo Sarpaneva’s unique industrial design that helped to pioneer Finland’s global design reputation. Timo Sarpaneva’s works are exhibited internationally. He has received much recognition throughout his illustrious career including the Lunning Prize and was twice awarded at the Milan Triennale. In 1976, Timo Sarpaneva received the honorary title of Professor from the Finnish government.

Throughout his long collaboration with Iittala, Timo Sarpaneva was responsible for creating key hallmarks of the company’s style. He designed the “i” logo which serves as the symbol of the company. In addition, Iittala’s Sarpaneva, a cast-iron pot, is a timeless classic that has been recognized as an international design icon.