Alessi Ottagonale Milk Jug*
Alessi Ottagonale Milk Jug by Carlo Alessi, The Ottagonale tea and coffee set was designed by Carlo Alessi in 1935. With a distinctive art deco silhouette this was reintroduced into production in 2010. Made from 18/10 stainless steel this is the Milk Pot from the Ottagonale set which features a distinctive tapered octagonal shape with a bakelite handle and knob
- Size Description
11cm x 7cm
Carlo Alessi, born in Granerolo (Vb) in 1916. He studied design at the Istituto OMAR in Novara and in the early '30s, when still very young, he joined his father's business. Around the middle '30s he designed many Alessi objects among which "The Octagonal Tea and Coffee set", "Scalini", "The Cilindrico tea and coffee service" and "The Bombe tea and coffee service". Towards the end of the '40s he became the company's general manager. Today he is Alessi president.