Ettore Sottsass - Alessi - Oil & Vinegar set - ES 5070

Description
Ettore Sottsass - Alessi - Oil & Vinegar set - ES 5070
Italy - 1978 - Glass, Steel (stainless)

This condiment set for oil and vinegar was designed in 1978 by Ettore Sottsass and still looks very neat, minor signs of wear, see photos.

Collector's item, very popular among the fans of this Italian designer!

Consisting of:
- Crystal glass cylinder for oil, with dosing unit
- Crystal glass cylinder for vinegar, with dosing unit
- Small crystal glass cylinder for salt
- Small crystal glass cylinder for pepper
- Polished stainless steel menu stand

The 5070 series, a small piece of table architecture, is a 30-year-old project and the prime example of the creative inspiration of designer Sottsass, who with a few simple characteristics emphasises the archetypal aspect and the materiality of an everyday object like a condiment holder.

This item will be packaged with care and shipped by PostNL. In case you have purchased multiple lots, any excess shipping costs paid will be refunded.

Lot details
Object
Oil & Vinegar set
Material
Glass, Steel (stainless)
Designer/ Artist
Ettore Sottsass
Manufacturer/ Brand
Alessi
Model/ Name
ES 5070
Estimated Period
1978
Country of Origin
Italy
Condition
Excellent condition - barely used with minimal signs of aging & wear
Dimensions
17.5×5×8 cm
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