Spode Blue Italian was made possible by Josiah Spode’s perfection of blue under-glaze printing in 1784.This collection is a tapestry of blue scene’s and figure’s. Today we have an extensive collection of microwave and dishwasher safe dinnerware, giftware and accessories. This pattern also includes several oven to table items. The 15-1/2-inch Rectangular handled dish is oven to table safe and perfect for making entertaining simple.
Lasagna and other casseroles bake evenly and look spectacular brought to the table in this rectangular Blue Italian baker from Spode. Just as on the matching dinnerware, the historic 1816 pattern is rendered in rich cobalt blue using Spode’s famous underglaze printing. The classical scene of Roman ruins and pastoral landscape fills the center of the pan, while a Chinese-inspired floral border wraps the rim and two handles. The pastoral scene is repeated on the exterior of each side.
Generously deep, the outer dimensions of the dish measure 15-1/2 by 11-1/4 by 2-3/4 inches, while the inside dimensions measure 13 by 10 by 2-1/2 inches. Brownies, sheet cakes, and fruit crumbles also bake perfectly in the dish. Made in England of Spode’s highest-quality earthenware known as Imperialware, the durable Blue Italian baker can be stored in the refrigerator or freezer, and is safe for the oven, microwave, and dishwasher. For best results, avoid extreme temperature changes.
Spode’s extraordinary Blue Italian design is known for bringing effortless charm and timeless style to homes across the globe since 1816. Over 200 years later, at the centre of those special family moments, elegant dinner parties and as essential accent pieces in the home, Blue Italian is adored as an iconic British design. With its finely detailed 18th century Imari Oriental border encompassing a stunning scene inspired by the Italian countryside and renowned for its strength and durability, Spode’s Blue Italian has something special for everyone, from gifts that will last a lifetime to the roasting dish that serves your family.
Made with the most premium quality porcelain, this stunning rectangular dish by Spode is decorated with the iconic Blue Italian design. This practical rectangular dish can go straight from the freezer, to the oven and to the table as a beautiful serving piece. The rectangular dish makes a wonderful wedding gift, housewarming gift or for anyone who loves to cook and entertain in style. Carefully crafted for modern day cooking, this piece is dishwasher, microwave, freezer and oven safe.
This product is designed in our studios in Stoke on Trent, England. This item is manufactured outside of the UK to the stringent quality and craftsmanship that Portmeirion Group is known for.
As Seen on Downton Abbey
Large Rectangular Dish measures 15.0-inch by 12.0-inch
Dishwasher and Microwave Safe
Highest Quality Earthenware Body
Rock hard, clear glaze to showcase the beauty of the ware