French antique copper preserving pan semi "cul de poule" with wrought iron handles Pastry chefs and confectioners rely on traditional copper pans to heat sugar or sugar syrups for making candies and desserts. These pans can be used for preparing everything from pralines, caramels and hard candies to Italian meringue, etc. 3 reasons to use copper. 1- it evenly spreads the heat.2- most fruit contain pectin needed for their gelling capacities. Copper helps pectin molecules to hook up together. 3- the splayed shape helps water evaporation, hence concentrate natural sugars and prevents adding too much sweetener. The item "French 19th Century Antique Copper Preserving Pan with Tall Wrought Iron Handles" is in sale since Thursday, September 3, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Metalware\Copper". The seller is "conatus75" and is located in Petaluma, California. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Antigua and barbuda, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Montserrat, Turks and caicos islands, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay, Ukraine, Cayman islands.