Porta del Paradiso

14,150.00

Typology
Champagne cover

Materials
Solid pure silver 999/°°

2019, Italy

Introducing a unique champagne K-OVER from our Work of Art collection. Hand-chiseled, engraved, and gold-plated by Lorenzo Foglia, our celebrated artist.

Inspired by the renowned Gates of Paradise, Ghiberti’s magnificent sculpture on the Florence Baptistery’s door, this champagne cover embodies a harmonious blend of historical inspiration and contemporary style. Key characters from the original masterpiece, including Sheba and Solomon, Jacob, Isaac, and Esau, are intricately depicted. Crafted using Renaissance techniques, this champagne K-OVER reflects the rich history and culture of Florence. Dive into the world of Lorenzo Foglia and discover the world of K-OVER.

Artist information

Renowned craftsman Lorenzo Foglia was born in Viareggio in 1971. His journey in metalwork began in his family’s workshop, under the teachings of his father and grandfather. He honed skills like embossing and chiseling, which led him to create esteemed pieces for the Royal Houses of Europe and the entertainment industry.

Lorenzo is a two-time winner of the international “Art in a Jewel” competition by Florence Gift Mart. As President of Florence’s Silversmiths and a “Master Craftsman” recognized by the Tuscany Region, his accolades speak for his craftsmanship. He’s also known as an “OMA Craftsman” and “Master of Art and Craft” by the Cologni Foundation of Milan.

In his recent collaboration with K-OVER, Lorenzo has contributed to the Works of Art project, creating and personally signing each unique, pure silver champagne cover. Dive into the world of refined craftsmanship with Lorenzo Foglia and K-OVER.

Technical features

K-OVER is a brand of P.M.P Firenze, a company with more than 40 years of experience in the silverware industry. Our covers keep your treasured bottles of champagne fresh for up to 2 hours.

K-OVER is reusable, you can easily change the bottle by unscrewing the cap at the bottom. Each champagne cover is unique and has only been displayed at artistic and cultural events, or private luxury launches. K-OVERS are compatible with champagne bottles such as Moet Et Chandon, Veuve Clicquot, Cristal, Pol Roger, Piper, Perrier Jouet, Taittinger, Mumm, Ferrari, and Berlucchi.

All our champagne and wine covers are crafted from solid 999/°° silver, unlike the typical use of sterling silver in silverware. This unique choice is driven by three compelling reasons, we aim to provide our customers with a high-value and unique product. Pure silver’s resistance to oxidation makes it easier to clean and polish. Finally, the antibacterial properties of silver ensure it’s safe for use with food and beverages.

Size: 10.5 cm diameter
Material: Silver 999/°°
Weight: 650 g
Height: 25,5 cm

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