Mono A Sugar Cube Tong by Peter Raacke. Mono-a is the quintessential design of the mono flatware family.
- Designed in 1959 by Professor Peter Raacke, it continues to stand for the purist's definition of form and function.
- Mono-a is considered a classic, and has been the recipient of numerous domestic and international awards.
- Today, mono-a is known as the most sold German flatware of the post-war era.
- Size Description
length 12 cm (4.7″)
<p>Peter Raacke, born in Hanau in1928, made design history with the legendary mono-a flatware. He further developed many designs that have become part of German daily life. In his teaching capacity at design institutions in Darmstadt, Kassel and Ulm, as well as Professor of Industrial Design at the Faculty of Fine Arts in Hamburg, he influenced many a young designer. In 2003 he was honored with a retrospective ? 50 Years of Peter Raacke Design – at the German Technology Museum in Berlin.</p>