Dry Dessert Knife - des. Achille Castiglioni for Alessi


By: Alessi

Combining functional innovation with an exquisite finish, this beautiful dessert knife designed by Achille Castiglioni is part of the elegant and contemporary "Dry" collection. The table knife and tablespoon from the same collection are also available from saltsmillshop. 

Tablespoon in 18/10 stainless steel mirror polished with mat handle. 

Approx length: 19cm 

About Achille Castiglioni:

Born in Milan in 1918, Castiglioni started work as an architect and designer with his brothers Livio and Pier Giacomo in 1938. One of the great masters of Italian design, he was a founding member of ADI in the 1950s. The long list of awards he has received include eight Compassi d'Oro. As a designer, his work is characterised by an unmistakable blend of simplicity, irony and fun. Castiglioni died in 2002.