Welcome the newest member of your kitchen (and your family!). A functional canister that adds fun and brightness to any part of your home.
"To create objects that are functional while creating joy with their beauty", words of Stig Lindberg - ceramist, industrial designer, and illustrator.
Being true to Scandinavian design principle of using nature as inspiration, Stig Lindberg's willow patterned ware collection is a classic hit since its first production in 1954. The raw hand painted lines detailed in "Salix" - willow leaves collection - is one of Stig Lindberg's famous design characteristics, focusing on the beauty of being natural, raw and imperfect.
Achieving fame for his eccentric form and whimsical decor, this Swedish designer's work has been in the heart of every modern home, bringing sunshine and delight to generations. He studied painting in Sweden's famous Konstfack University College of Arts, Crafts and Design and has garnered several gold medals in numerous international design festivals during his time. Named as art director of Gustavsbergs Porslin Factory in 1937, his work has earned him the name "Fantasy Man".
This canister is masterfully crafted by Gustavsbergs Porslin Factory. Founded in 1825 in Sweden (the only Nordic country with such a tradition since the 1800's), it is the country's last remaining porcelain factory.
Gustavsberg's specialty is bone china. With its rich history and mastery of the craft, it has produced great novelties of genuine bone china. The porcelain factory is one of the first in Europe to learn the delicate art of producing bone china and is still one of the very few manufacturers of porcelain white gold.
Collector's piece / Reproduction
Proudly crafted in Gustavsberg, Sweden
Dishwasher and microwave proof, however NOT oven proof since it's bone china.
Do not place lid inside microwave.
Having been specially crafted by Gustavsberg's traditional process, this piece has small irregularities, uneven colors and may slightly differ in hue from other pieces. These are characteristics of handmade items and are unique to Gustavsberg. It has passed the company and importer's quality test.