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Cathrineholm (Norway) 'Lotus' 10.5" Saucepan | Orange on White

$270.00 SGD
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The Cathrineholm factory opened in Halden, Norway in 1907. Originally producing ironworks and agricultural equipment, they then moved to creating signage and general household wares, before producing enamelled kitchenware.

As a designer, Grete Prytz Kittelsen was contracted to Cathrineholm, from 1955 until 1972.

During that time she designed a range of enamelware for the company - most famously Lotus (1962-65) and not-so-famously Stripes (1956), Square (1958) and Bands (1958).

Contrary to popular belief, the flower pattern displayed on the Lotus design was not the work of Grete herself, but by a lesser known employee. In fact, Grete has been known to comment on how she doesn't like the pattern at all and that it ruins the look of her solid-colour design!


A fabulous addition to any mid-century kitchen; the iconic 'Lotus' pattern in orange on white.

This stunning example of Norwegian history is one of the larger saucepan/stockpot sizes, which measures approx 27cm (10.5") in diameter. It's in great to excellent vintage condition, with only a small amount of surface wear.

The orange is bright, shiny and lovely - a sure splash of colour in whichever home this makes its way into!

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