Mokume gane in silver and shibuishi

Made:
1990-1996 in London

Sample of Mokumegane in fine silver and shibuishi (Japanese metal comprising 67% copper, 33% silver, plus gilding metal; spotted effect). This was heated at 600°C to give a natural finish. Made by Dr Ian Ferguson at the Royal College of Art, 1990-1996.

Details

Category:
Materials Science Gallery
Object Number:
1997-183 Pt1
Materials:
copper (metal), diffusion bonding, gilding metal, mokume gane, silver (metal)
type:
sample
credit:
Ferguson, Ian

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