9090 6-Cup Espresso Maker


Designer Richard Sapper
Material Mirror Polished 18/10 Stainless Steel
Country Italy
Date 1978
Manufacturer Alessi
The 9090 not only was Alessi's first espresso maker but was Alessi's first kitchen object since the 1930s. Designed by Richard Sapper (German, 1932-2015), it features a cast iron handle and an attractive stainless steel body. It is the most coveted Alessi coffee maker.

The 9090 Stovetop Espresso Maker is in the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection.