Alessi – 9090 – Richard Sapper – Espresso Coffee Maker – 3 cups – Stainless Steel

145,00 

9090 is the first espresso coffee maker in Alessi’s history, but also the first of several Compasso d’Oro awards and the first Alessi item exhibited at the MOMA in New York. “I wanted to give this machinery the features that others do not have.” With these words Richard Sapper described the idea from which he started.
9090 is original not only for its special shape but also for some functional innovations such as the enlarged base that allows to maximize heat, the anti-drip spout and the lever lock that allow one to open the coffee pot with a simple gesture of the hand.
Designed by Richard Sapper.
Dimensions: ø11 cm, H 17,5 cm
Capacity: 150 ml / 3 cups
Material: 18/10 Stainless steel
Magnetic steel bottom suitable for induction cooking.

Warning: Verify that your induction hob is able to switch on when an item with a diameter of at last 90 mm is placed on it.

Richard Sapper was born in 1932 in Munich. In the early 1960s, he began to collaborate with the Italian architect Marco Zanuso, together they acted as design consultants for Brionvega for which they developed a series of televisions and radios. His clients include Alessi. Throughout his career, Sapper has remained keenly involved in academia, teaching at many universities. He has received numerous awards for his products, and his designs are represented in the permanent collections of many museums internationally. In 2012, Sapper received the Merit Cross of the Order of Merit from the President of the Federal Republic of Germany. He died on 31 December 2015.

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