Coming in perfect condition, looking near new i have never seen another in over 6 years of trading here. Absolutely stunning quality, it would have had to to be to warrent carrying the la corneu name stamp. Stamped; la cornue, paris and there are five stars within a doulbe ringed vaulted tunnel shape to mirror the first albert dupuy oven made in 1908. It is also stamped made in france.I think coming between 1960s 1980s. La cornue: excellence in cookers and high end kitchen ranges since 1908.
And still very much operating today. They are world renowned hand made kitchen range creators of high end kitchen cookers/ranges.Their store is at 54 rue de bourgogne, 75007 paris. Albert dupuy built his first oven in 1908 and the vaulted shape of it to allow air flow through the oven was copied from the design of the paris metro vaulted ceilings. Albert dupuy went on to sell copperware and kitchen appliances, . They have now collaborated with mauviel for them to provide high end kitchen induction pans for the new range of la cornue induction hobs / ranges that they make. For la cornue, mauviel has created a line of pots and pans compatible with induction that therefore, corresponds to the evolution of their customers' lifestyles. Saucepans, sauté pans, fry pans, cocotte, all what you would need to prepare delicious dishes. Mauviel is the well known french specialist of cooking equipment. Like la cornue, mauviel has made its exceptional know-how the master asset of its success since 1830 while adapting to the needs of its customers. This sauté was built with quality and longevity in mind it is stunning and up to twice the weight of modern day equivalents.
It is stunning to see and the copper now gleams in any light situation. The iron handles are super smooth to the touch. A real stand out piece. This pan could so easily become your pan of choice, for any cooking task, it is so versatile. Cooking large amounts in one hit.
A real stand out quality piece. It comes in an excellent condition with just very light surface scratches during its past very very light usage.
It has a sturdy iron handle that has a tear drop opening at the top to enable you to hang the saucepan on a hook. The handle is firmly riveted to the body of the pan with 3 large metal rivets. The lid is smooth copper and is stepped down and sits inside the pan rim to stop it sliding off during lifting from the hob / moving to the work space, it also has an iron lift handle firmly fixed with two large metal rivets. Utilize the amazing cooking capabilities of this old pan, it will more than repay you with quality food cooked evenly and thoroughly every time day in day out.
If respected, this pan combo will last you an eternity and what a super addition to any kitchen style. A perfect addition for your copper collection to use as it was intended in your kitchen and then still be ready to hand down to your next family generations. "Internal" diameter of top of pan - 11 / 28cm.Length of pan including the handle - 21.75 / 55.2cm. Height of pan - 3.25 / 8.2 cm not inc lid height.
Weight - 11.04lbs / 5.01kgs combined, including lid. This item is made of copper and cast iron, metal, smooth copper.