Shiphand

The Crystal Chain Gang, Artist

This is one of the decorative arts in our collection. It was made in 2011. The place where it was made is unknown.
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Object Detail


Measurements
375 x 175 x 175mm
Media
cast glass
Description
This cast glass piece was part of the title work Fancy Fools Flight which was commissioned for the Crystal Chain Gang’s debut solo public gallery exhibition at the Sarjeant Gallery. In its entirety the work consisted of 15 character bottles which made up the whole suite, however each of the bottles are individual pieces. Shiphand has been proposed for acquisition as it is an appropriate companion to the Queenie bottle. They could be exhibited either together or alone.

Made specifically for the artists exhibition at the Sarjeant Gallery, their first solo show in a public art gallery.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Purchased, 2013.
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
2013