Brooch (J16a)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Brooch

Date

1974

Description

Three circular layers of white, pale blue and rose acrylic, secured with eight silver rivets. The top layer is embedded with 15 silver round titanium rivets the same size as the external secured rivets. The semi-circular cavity contains various geometrically shaped metal pieces, mother of pearl and acrylics. There is no metal pin, but two dots of clear glue on the back.

Materials and techniques

Three layers of acrylic riveted together.

Object number

J16a

Category

  • Brooches, Gunilla Treen, 1974, Crafts Council Collection: G16. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

Maker's statement

Purchased: Sutton/Treen