Rare silver cruet in excellent condition designed by Arne Jacobsen (the designer of the Egg Chair and the Swan chair) 1958. Made by Anton Michelsen, Copenhagen.
Arne Jacobsen designed silver cruet made by Anton Michelsen 1958
Danish silver cruet designed by Arne Jacobsen for Anton Michelsen and produced by Michelsen in Copenhagen.
The set comprises a salt and peper pot and a mustard pot with liner and an accompanying silver spoon (Spoon English silver). The set is stamped A. Michelsen Copenhagen, Sterling Denmark. This design was produced in a limited edition in Copenhagen, 1958 for Jacobsen's overall project at the SAS Hotel in Copenhagen.
Height of the mustard and the pepper is 6 cms and the salt is 5cms
Total weight 223 grams.
Reference: C. Thau / K. Vindum 'Arne Jacobsen' 1998. p. 440.