Blue Firebird gas lighter

Front view of a gas lighter showing the metal tip. Side view of a gas lighter showing the curved shape. Front view of a gas lighter showing the metal tip. Rear view of a gas lighter showing the metal tip.
Front view of a gas lighter showing the metal tip. Side view of a gas lighter showing the curved shape. Front view of a gas lighter showing the metal tip. Rear view of a gas lighter showing the metal tip.
Details
Object number
AIBDC : 001497
Country
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, its humorous design means it is appreciated as much for its form as its function.
Designers & Manufacturers
Designer (Person)
Manufacturer

Inscriptions

moulded: "Alessi. Italy" (rear)
Dimensions
Width
100mm
Height
270mm
Depth
40mm
Colour