The idea for AURORA arose when Alessandro Mendini suggested to Olivari that they use glass for a door handle. Olivari had not used glass for their products before, so they had to be inventive. They contacted the glass artisans of Murano Venice, and together worked out the method of creating harmony between metal and glass. The result was extremely satisfactory and hence AURORA was born.
The door handle is made of solid brass, with a bright gold finish, and blue glass.
The door handle is delivered as a set with: