The “New Swedish Pewter” collection was created prior to Svenskt Tenn’s 80-year anniversary in 2004. It was developed by 10 female Swedish designers to honour Svenskt Tenn’s founder Estrid Ericsson. Ceramist Signe Persson-Melin created a service with a teapot, cream jug and coasters in pewter, and mugs in delicate fine bone china. The gentle imprint of myrtle shows that her ceramic forms were directly transferable to the pliable pewter.
Read more about Pewter's journey to Strandvägen in Svenskt Tenn's magazine.