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Tray - 173

173

  • Object:

    Tray

  • Place of origin:

    London (designed and made)

  • Date:

    2004 (designed and made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Clarke, David, born 1966 (designer and maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Silver rods soldered together and shaped to create a rippled surface

  • Credit Line:

    Purchased through the Yorke Radleigh Fund

  • Museum number:

    M.3-2005

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

173 rods, soldered together and hammered to create the undulating surface, form this striking tray. David Clarke specialises in creating, in his words, ‘innovative pieces of domestic silverware suitable for contemporary interiors’. His work in 2007 however sees him experimenting with found objects and base metals

Physical description

Silver tray or dish. The object is made up of 173 rods of silver soldered together and shaped to create a rippled surface.

Place of Origin

London (designed and made)

Date

2004 (designed and made)

Artist/maker

Clarke, David, born 1966 (designer and maker)

Materials and Techniques

Silver rods soldered together and shaped to create a rippled surface

Dimensions

Length: 53.5 cm, Width: 15.2 cm, Height: 3 cm maximum

Descriptive line

Tray, entitled '173' silver, London hallmarks for 2004, mark of Dvid Clarke, designed and made by David Clarke.

Materials

Silver

Techniques

Soldering

Categories

Metalwork; Tableware & cutlery

Production Type

Unique

Collection

Metalwork Collection

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