Brooch, Piece 1, from How Long Is Now collection, 2014
This brooch comes from Fleischhut’s How Long Is Now collection. The brooch expresses the combination of precious and non-precious materials by using copper and silver with plastic and sponge. The piece seems shaped by forces of nature as well as by human hands.
It is credited
Courtesy of Ornamentum Gallery.
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Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 6 × 11 × 9.5 cm (2 3/8 × 4 5/16 × 3 3/4 in.)
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beauty—Cooper Hewitt Design Triennial.