871 Ice Bucket, des. Massoni & Mazzeri for Alessi


By: Alessi

Found in glamorous cocktail bars all over the world, the 871 Ice Bucket matches with the 870 cocktail shaker both of which were designed by Massoni and Mazzeri in the late 50s. The mirror polished stainless steel body features simple dimple handles for easy lifting and looks effortlessly elegant on the cocktail tray. 

A mid-century design classic, the 871 Ice Bucket makes a great gift for both the amateur mixologist or seasoned professional - no home bar should be without one.

The 870 Cocktail Shaker and the 5055 Ice Tongs work well with the 871 Ice Bucket and are both also available from saltsmillshop. 


  • Ice Bucket in 18/10 stainless steel, mat. 
  • Capacity: approx 125 cl
  • Width: approx 12.5cm
  • Height: approx 12 cm 

About Luigi Massoni:

Luigi Massoni (Milan, 1930) designer and architect, was responsible for the A&D in Cermenate (Como). After a period of training at the Collettivo di Architettura in Milan, he began his design career by making the cocktail shaker (1957, with Carlo Mazzeri) and the Serie 5 containers, which are still in production for Alessi. 

About Carlo Mazzeri: 

Born in Oleggio (Novara) in 1927, Carlo Mazzeri graduated in architecture from the Istituto Universitario di Architettura in Venice in 1956. In 1957 he designed the cocktail shaker 870 with Luigi Massoni, which is still in production and can be found in bars worldwide. In the ‘60s and ‘70s with Anselmo Vitale he designed a complete collection of objects for Alessi for use in the hotel industry.