Match Pin (J49)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Match Pin

Date

1976

Description

Silver match-shaped brooch with an oxidised tip.

Materials and techniques

Originally carved in silver. Multiples made using the lost wax process by Nunn & Rossiter Castings.

Dimensions

length:  5.6cm

Object number

J49

Category

On view

  • Match Pin, Gary Wright, 1976, Crafts Council Collection: J49. Photo: Todd-White Art Photography.

Maker's statement

I wanted to work on a range of mass produced pieces as I felt that thesre was very little available in a medium price range.

Gary Wright, 26 June 1977