Inspired by Manchester United’s three historic victories that forged the path to the iconic Treble title, Kohler Co., a global lifestyle brand, introduced a limited-edition vessel and faucet combination commemorating the achievements of the club’s 1998-1999 season. The design of the Kohler Treble Collection was meticulously crafted in partnership with Thomas Lyte.
Thomas Lyte holds a Royal Warrant as Goldsmith and Silversmith to Her Majesty the Queen. We craft masterpieces, bespoke gifts, objet d’art, and silverware of unparalleled quality for private individuals, governments, corporations, clubs, five-star restaurants or hotels and some of the world’s most exclusive brands, like Louis Vuitton. We’ve collected some of the best examples of our work into case studies with photos and insight. Read on to discover more about the Kohler Treble Collection.
Ideal for luxurious bathrooms and private bar spaces, the exclusive collection is forged from solid sterling silver and 24K gold plate, with each vessel and matching KOHLER Composed faucet hand-engraved with bespoke artwork and numbered for authenticity. Each collection is accompanied by a certificate of authenticity signed by Manchester United legends and members of the Treble team Andrew Cole, Dwight Yorke, Denis Irwin, as well as David Kohler.
The front of the collection vessel displays the Manchester United team emblem engraved with the title “League Winners, 16 May 1999”. Continuing the exquisite detail and artistry, the sides of the vessel commemorate the European and FA Cup championships, respectively, and the total number of goals – 123 – for all three of Manchester United’s championships.
Our team make the conceivable possible, while preserving traditional skills, pioneering modern methods, and promoting authentic British craft across the globe. Combining the latest technologies with centuries of knowledge, Thomas Lyte’s silver workshops in London, England house world-class facilities for an elite team of designers and makers, masters of their craft. Learn about 3D printing, electroforming and other new technologies that our team have introduced to our sustainable handcrafting process.
Materials. Sterling Silver + 24 Carat Gold Plate
Workshop Processes. Spinning, Filing, Sanding, Polishing, Plating, and Engraving
Thomas Lyte were proud to partner with Kohler Co. to design and handcraft the Kohler Treble Collection basin and faucet.
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