ALESSANDRO MENDINI COVERED BOX DESIGNED FOR CHOCOLATES. PRODUCED BY OFFICINA ALESSI IN 1990. A TRUE DESIGN ICON, AND MARKED ON THE BOTTOM WITH THE MAKERS MARK, OFFICINA ALESSI MARK, INDX 18/10, ITALY, AND 970740.MADE OF HIGHLY POLISHED STAINLESS STEEL, IN EXCELLENT CONDITION WITH SOME SURFACE WEAR AS EXPECTED. TOP LID FITS THE BOTTOM WELL, BUT NOT PERFECTLY. HOWEVER, WHEN PLACED NORMALLY, THERE ARE NO PROBLEMS. APPROX 11" x 7" x 5. MORE PICS AVAILABLE--SURFACE IS HARD TO FULLY SHOW BECAUSE OF REFLECTIVE SURFACE.
THIS PIECE HAS BEEN WIDELY PUBLISHED AND EXHIBITED IN MUSEUMS AROUND THE WORLD. THIS PIECE IS CONSIGNED TO US, AND IS NOT BEING OFFERED ELSEWHERE.Mendini said of his box: Like life, a box is an enigma: it's an infinite system of surprises to be opened, mysteries to be revealed. If you use this box for chocolates, which it was designed for, it becomes a secret treasure of hidden delights. Or you can use it as a repository for the little things that matter to you, for your special memories. The item "ALESSANDRO MENDINI FOR OFFICINA ALESSI COVERED BOX, 1990, RARE DESIGN" is in sale since Sunday, January 7, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Metalware". The seller is "mrallgreat" and is located in Houston, Texas. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Mexico, Germany, Japan, Brazil, France, Australia, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Belgium, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Viet nam, Taiwan, Uruguay, Chile, Costa rica, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras.