Cone Making Sample (HC631)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Cone Making Sample

Date

c.1990

Dimensions

length:  19.5cm
width:  8.8cm
depth:  5.2cm

Object number

HC631

Category

Maker's statement

The rich red colour produced by annealing the copper. Annealing also softens the copper thus making it easier to curl into the cone shape. It is then soldered at the top and steel hooks 'brazed' in place. The cones are lacquered to protect the surface and enhance the colour.