UK architectural hardware company Izé produces architect-designed hardware with an aim to "enhance the miniature rituals in the ordinary and everyday life of a building." Among the offerings: the Lever Handle designed by Italian midcentury master Gio Ponti. Visit Izé for more information.
Above: The Lever Handle is made from brass as a base material and available in polished, matte and Supergold bright chrome as well as Superstainless stainless steel.
N.B.: This post is an update; the original story ran on March 26, 2010.