Jordan Mozer (b. 1958) RR Spike Letter Opener, hand carved, hand polished cast magnesium-aluminum, USA, 1995. 1.5" x 1.5" x 8"long (3.8 cm x 3.8 cm x 20 cm) .Collection of the artist.
PROCESS + MATERIALS
Made in Chicago. This letter opener was carved in wood and cast in 95% recycled red bronze in Chicago. It was hand polished.
Inspired by railroad spikes found along the tracks and collected by the artist as a child. Created as a holiday present.
SMALL BATCH STUDIO FURNISHINGS
Mozer studios LLC handcrafts all of their small batch products. They are never mass produced. We invite our patrons to embrace the nuanced irregularities of form, surface and finish as evidence of that handwork, defining each piece as one of a kind.
White background photos by Tom Rossiter.
In situ photo from Mozer Gallery in Chicago on Oak Street by Eliza Mozer.
Wood background photo by John Stewart Clark.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE
H 8 in. x W 1.5 in. x D 1.5 in.
H 20.32 cm x W 3.81 cm x D 3.81 cm
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