Pair of Belgian Cast-Iron Pans – SOLD

26 Jan

Belgian cast-iron pans

Belgian cast-iron pans

This is a really great quality pair of cast-iron pans! The base of the pans are marked ‘Belgium’, along with the letters ‘FE’ (chemical symbol for iron). There’s no maker’s mark per se, but looking at the style and quality of the pans, I’d guess that these pans are from Descoware, a Belgian company who were bought out by Le Creuset in the 1960s. The pans have some light scratches to the white enamel on the inside of the pans, and it looks like one of the handles has been slightly burned at some point, but on the whole the pans are in excellent condition.

An attractive and top quality pair that are well worth the money (especially when you look at the prices of new Le Creuset pans!).

Dimensions: Large pan – 28.5cm in diameter x 6cm deep (excl. lid) x 50cm long (incl. handle); Medium pan – 24.5cm in diameter x 5cm deep (excl. lid) x 47cm long (incl. handle)

Prices: Large pan – R490; Medium pan- R420

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Top view of Belgian cast-iron pans

Top view of Belgian cast-iron pans

Underside of Belgian cast-iron pans

Underside of Belgian cast-iron pans

Detail of copper cuff

Detail of copper cuff

Detail of wooden handles

Detail of wooden handles

Detail of wear to wooden handle

Detail of wear to wooden handle

Detail of wear & tear

Detail of wear & tear

Large Belgian cast-iron pan with matchbox

Large Belgian cast-iron pan with matchbox

Medium Belgian cast-iron pan with matchbox

Medium Belgian cast-iron pan with matchbox

Maker's mark

Maker’s mark

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