Milton Glaser for Twergi | Alesssi Lacquered Wood Box


Designer: Milton Glaser

Maunfacturer: Twergi/Alessi

Materials: Lacquered turned wood 

Country of Origin: Italy

Date: Late 1980s

Dimensions: 6.75” H x 6.75” W x 6.75” D

Condition: Very good with slight losses

American graphic designer Milton Glaser designed the Twergi elf [twergi means elf] branding for Alessi’s collection of turned wood objects in the late 1980s. Glaser also created a small elf sculpture, a votive holder, and this gorgeous box featuring a crescent moon topped sphere on a round footed base.