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0901, Singlet Collection, 2003

This is a 0901.

{
"label_number": "0901",
"title": "Singlet Collection, 2003",
"description": "Two spoons, a fork, and a knife have a texture that was made from casting knitted textiles. These rich surfaces envelop the part of the object we cradle with our hands and fingers. A cast porcelain cup appears to be softly wrapped in a cozy knit. The visual cue of a perceived textile softens our tactile expectations, beckoning the eye toward a comforting meal. Designed by Verena Schreppel.",

"tombstone": "Verena Schreppel (German, born 1977); Courtesy of Verena Schreppel",

"child_object_collection": [
{"title": "Soup spoon, dessert spoon, fork, and knife", "description": "Silver-plated bronze"},
{"title": "Cup", "description": "Cast porcelain"}
]
}

  • Object ID #18800193
  • stainless steel, plastic (melamine, polycarbonate).
  • Gift of RFSU Rehab.
  • 1982-76-1

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