Mokume gane in silver and shakudo

Made:
1990-1996 in London
maker:
Ferguson, Ian

Sample of Mokumegane in fine silver and shakudo (a Japanese metal comprising 4-5% gold in copper) which was heated at 600°C, also using molten potassium nitrate. Made by Dr Ian Ferguson at the Royal College of Art, 1990-1996.

Details

Category:
Materials Science Gallery
Object Number:
1997-183 Pt2
Materials:
copper (metal), diffusion bonding, gold (metal), mokume gane, silver (metal)
type:
sample
credit:
Ferguson, Ian

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