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0902, Essentiel de Pâtisserie, 2010

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{
"label_number": "0902",
"title": "Essentiel de Pâtisserie Plate, 2010",
"description": "A cake platter consists of concentric circles—one orange and one cream—nested around a chocolate brown center plate. Designer Matali Crasset and chef Pierre Hermé created each ring as a movable part, recalling the nested cutters and baking pans used in pastry making. Made of melamine, the rings come together with a satisfying \"clack.\"",

"tombstone": "Matali Crasset (French, born 1965) and Pierre Hermé (French, born 1961) for Alessi (Italy, founded 1921); Melamine; Courtesy of Alessi"
}

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