Triangular Box (M35)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Triangular Box

Made in

London

Date

1985

Description

Silver triangular box with a central domed area.

Materials and techniques

Gilding metal and silver. The main body of the box is made out of gilding metal; the domed area of which was produced using a simple press tool. The rest of the box is constructed round this shape in silver. The box is then hand finished and coloured using ammonia vapour.

Object number

M35

Category

References

Perfect Touch' from Crafts Magazine (Jan, 1987)
  • Triangular Box, Alistair McCallum, 1985, Crafts Council Collection: M35.

  • Triangular Box, Alistair McCallum, 1985, Crafts Council Collection: 1985.

Maker's statement

Part of a collection of a simple pressed boxes.