Vintage French Stoneware Onion Pot
A breath of fresh air.
Wait till you hear the story behind this rare collection: It goes back to 1847, when Stanislas Renault first opened his workshop in Argent-sur-Sauldre, France. One move and 173 years later, the Poterie Renault business had stayed in the family for five generations, continuing to handcraft iconic stoneware from French clay (and even fire it all in the original kiln). Sadly, they’re closing their doors—but not before we were able to snap up a treasure trove of vintage pieces. We brought them here just for you, and they’re available exclusively at our Shop.
There’s a better way to keep your onions, shallots, and garlic fresh as can be, and—happy news alert—it involves this vintage gem. It’s got holes on the sides that let your bulbs breathe, plus a lid and handles for snappy maneuvering. Where does it get its rustic looks, you ask? This pot was handcrafted from grey clay, sourced right in the French countryside where it was made (talk about swoon-worthy).
Photography by Ty Mecham
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