Serse Freddo glasses

Designer: Serse Roma

Undulating waves of silver inspired by the sea of Trieste grace these illy-exclusive crystal Freddo glasses decorated by emerging artist Serse Roma. The signed special collection glasses spring to life when filled with rich iced or hot espresso drinks, and make an especially chic and elegant gift. Beautifully gift-boxed, the numbered collection kit contains two Serse Freddo glasses, a collection brochure and can of illy.

Emerging contemporary artist Serse Roma of Trieste, Italy, was inspired by the silvery blue waves of the Adriatic in this first Freddo glass illy collection. Known internationally for his black and white graphite drawings, all of Roma's work conveys the timelessness of nature with water as a frequently occurring element.

To promote "illy freddo" (cold espresso) a special, with silver decorated glasses set was released on May 13th 2005.

The shape of the glasses was designed by Matteo Thun. With undulating waves of silver inspired by the sea of Trieste grace these crystal glasses were decorated by emerging artist Serse Roma.

This set has been released as a limited edition, with a numbered certificate of guarantee. The kit contents 2 glasses, 125 gr. of macinato coffee and a brochure with the prescription of the cold illy espresso.