Bangle (J148)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Bangle

Made in

London

Date

1981

Description

Mild steel bangle inlaid with silver and nickel.

Materials and techniques

Mild steel inlaid with silver and nickel. Circle sawn from sheet steel and slots sawn from the outside towards the centre, with athin shet of silver or a sandwich of metals hammered into the slots. These are soldered to the steel and the middle cut away to leave a bangle. The edges are filed smooth and the whole polished.

Dimensions

diameter:  9cm

Object number

J148

Category

  • Bangle, Martha Gumn, 1981, Crafts Council Collection: J148. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.