Steel rings art; unknown maker; 1890; RX.2018.20

Name/Title

Steel rings art

About this object

These rope rings are made of steel and even though they are all joined together there is no sign of a join in any of the loops. It was made by a workmen on one of the gold mining dredger's around 1890.

Maker

unknown maker

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1890

Period

1890s

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Central Otago, Roxburgh

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal, alloy, steel

Inscription and Marks

none

Measurements

Each ring
d 15mm x diam 110mm
wt 150g

Object Type

artworks

Object number

RX.2018.20

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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Tags
Gold
Local
Mining
Sculpture

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