Carlo Alessi Anghini. <em>Sugar Bowl and Lid, "Bombe,"</em> designed 1945; made 1983. Stainless steel and Bakelite, 3 15/16 x 6 5/16 x 4 1/8 in. (10 x 16 x 10.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Alessi S.p.A., 1999.40.5a-b. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , CUR.1999.40.2-6.jpg)

Sugar Bowl and Lid, "Bombe"

Artist:Carlo Alessi AnghiniAlessi

Medium: Stainless steel and Bakelite

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Dates:designed 1945; made 1983

Dimensions: 3 15/16 x 6 5/16 x 4 1/8 in. (10 x 16 x 10.5 cm)


Accession Number: 1999.40.5a-b

Image: CUR.1999.40.2-6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
a. Squat, spherical shape bowl with short, slightly canted rounded foot, two opposing thick, black Bakelite ear shaped handles; applied to inner top and outer edge of both handles are polished silver colored metal thin, horizontal rectangular bands, attached with small circular metal pins. b. Matching lid, slightly domed, spherical shape with small, round, black Bakelite finial. Condition: New/unused.

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