Alessi La Cupola 3 Cup Coffee Maker
Espresso coffee maker are made of aluminium casting. Handle and knob in PA black. Alessi la Cupola cufeatures a stylish and heat resistant bakelite handle and knob. Internal parts such as the filterplate and funnel are also made of cast alluminum. Designed for use on gas cook tops as well as on electrical, glass-ceramic plates. Available in 3 and 6 cup sizes. Made in Italy with a 10 year warranty.
Designed in 1988 by Aldo Rossi, the name behind some of the most representative objects of the 1980s, it shows the ability of a great designer to enter into a dialogue with the public's tastes: this is a moka coffee maker for everyone. Made of high-quality aluminium with its excellent heat conducting properties, it's perfect for making Italian coffee.
Born in Milan (1931-1997), he is considered by many to be the greatest Italian architect of the second half of the 20th century. His life as an architect started with Gardella and Zanuso. An author of abstraction, reduction and brevitas, his severe language of primary shapes, geometrical patterns and silent evocation created some of the most intensely poetic works of architecture and design in his age.