Twergi grinder - black, yellow & red - des. Ettore Sottsass for Alessi, 1989 (2021 reissue)


By: Alessi

Gorgeous, colourful, rounded postmodernism and it will help you season your food: voila the salt, pepper and spice grinder according to Ettore Sottsass!

This is a tool both beautiful and useful, with a unique overlapping of coloured volumes typical of Sottsass’s style. A small, colourful sculpture that can be used at the table and left to admire in the kitchen. 

Approximate dimensions: 2.76 inch diameter, 9.06 inches high.

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Originally created in 1989, the Italian design house Alessi celebrates its centennial in 2021/22  by introducing the Alessi 100 Values Collection.  The collection will include 12 projects, each of them presenting a different value behind the brand. The Twergi is one of the first to arrive. How better to kick off the party than with Sottsass, one of the most influential innovators, thinkers and rebels of 20th-century design.