Object Timeline

1994

  • Work on this object began.

2017

2021

  • You found it!

HD 2001 Kettle And Base, 1994

This is a Kettle and base. It was designed by Roger Swales and Alessandro Mendini and manufactured by Alessi S.p.A. and Philips and the design director was Stefano Marzano. It is dated 1994 and we acquired it in 2017. Its medium is injection molded thermoplastic (acetal), stainless steel, rubber. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Kim Eiber. It is credited Gift of Kim and Al Eiber.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 26.7 × 24.1 × 15.2 cm (10 1/2 in. × 9 1/2 in. × 6 in.)

Cite this object as

HD 2001 Kettle And Base, 1994; Designed by Alessandro Mendini and Roger Swales; injection molded thermoplastic (acetal), stainless steel, rubber; H x W x D: 26.7 × 24.1 × 15.2 cm (10 1/2 in. × 9 1/2 in. × 6 in.); Gift of Kim and Al Eiber; 2017-65-2-a,b

There are restrictions for re-using this image. For more information, visit the Smithsonian’s Terms of Use page.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://www-6.collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/1158804285/ |title=HD 2001 Kettle And Base, 1994 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=16 September 2021 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>