Fruit basket "Murmansk" composed of a plateau resting on 6 cylinders in zig-zag, a snub to the industrial production.
Designer of the 1980s, very appreciated from the creation of the Italian creative movement, Ettore Sottsass, leader of the movement named Memphis, was able to be a real creator: architect training, then designer playing with the production of furniture, lamps, ceramics, he also touched the silverware by daring to be avant-garde.
His masterpiece is the one presented here.
Dimensions: height 31 cm - Diameter of the tray: 36 cm
Matérial: Silver 1st title
Weight: 3405 grams
Silver hallmark: 925 in an oval - Italian Control Punch
Punch of MEMPHIS MILANO in any letter
Period: Murmansk fruit basket, for Memphis (1982)
Architect, designer: ETTORE SOTTSASS