This handsome glossy green soupiere by French company Biot, is inscribed with the words 'L'aigo boulido sauvo la vido' this translates as 'boiling water saves life' however it is actually a reference to a wonderful Provencal garlic and herb soup which is typical of the region. A wonderful piece for kitchen suppers serving soup or stews - when you're not using it on the table, pop a plant in it!
Dimensions: height 27cm to top of lid, height to rim 21cm, diameter at rim 16cm, diameter of pot to include width with twin handles approx. 25cm. Maker's mark clearly visible - stamped with Made In France. Two additional pieces, one dish and one platter are listed separately.