Vase and cover, '100% make up' series, porcelain, designed by Alessandro Mendini for Alessi Spa, Italy/ Germany, 1989-1992.
A porcelain vase of elongated bulbous shape, on a flared, round base, with a cover in the form of a conical hat with a high, round base. The exterior surfaces of the vase and cover are sprayed with gold paint. The interior surfaces and underside of the base are white. The designer and maker's marks are inscribed on the vase, underside of the base. The covered vase was produced as part of Alessi's '100% make up' series.