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Title Firebird
Collection Museum of Design in Plastics: Arts University Bournemouth
Designer Venturini, Guido
Manufacturer Alessi
Date 1999
Description This battery powered electronic Firebird gas lighter was designed by Guido Venturini for the Italian company Alessi in the 1990s for use with gas stoves and ovens. With reference to the erotic, it's humorous design means it is appreciated as much for it's form as it's function.
Accession Number AIBDC : 003175
Dimensions height 270mm, width 100mm, depth 40mm
Materials metal, anodised aluminium, plastic, PMMA, polymethyl methacrylate, acrylic
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Method injection moulded
Object Type lighter




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