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97/320/1 Bottle, 'Unravelled', soda-lime glass/ ruby interior, blown by Benjamin Edols, wheel-cut by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1997. Click to enlarge.

Bottle, ‘Unravelled’, by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott

Made by Elliott, Kathy in Australia, Oceania, 1997.

This bottle was blown by Bejamin Edols and the surface design was wheel cut by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott, who have been working together since 1992. The first rough diamond cut was done by Ben, before Kathy finished the final cut and polish. The bottle is signed at the foot: Benjamin Edols. Kathy Elliott. Sydney. 1997; whichever of the two does most work on the decoration signs first. The ‘Unravelled’ bottle was blown in Robert Wynne’s Denizen Glass Studio in North Manly, using a ruby ‘Ga...

Summary

Object No.

97/320/1

Object Statement

Bottle, 'Unravelled', soda-lime glass/ ruby interior, blown by Benjamin Edols, wheel-cut by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1997

Physical Description

Bottle, 'Unravelled', soda-lime glass/ ruby interior, blown by Benjamin Edols, wheel-cut by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1997

Bottle, from small circular base slightly swelling to tall narrow tapering neck. Clear soda-lime glass interior and exterior with ruby glass (Gaffer glass colour) sandwiched between, the surface wheel-cut in broad curving designs. Signed at foot: 'KATHY ELLIOTT. SYDNEY / BENJAMIN EDOLS. 1997'.

Marks

Signed along foot edge, scratched into glass, 'KATHY ELLIOTT . SYDNEY / BENAMIN EDOLS . 1997'

Dimensions

Height

756 mm

Width

117 mm

Depth

111 mm

Production

Notes

Blown by Benjamin Edols, wheel-cut by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott

History

Notes

Exhibited at Glass Artists Gallery, 70 Glebe Point Road, Sydney, in 'Skin' exhibition, Oct28-Nov 26 1997. Featured on invitation.

Source

Credit Line

Purchased 1997

Acquisition Date

4 December 1997

Cite this Object

Harvard

Bottle, 'Unravelled', by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 20 October 2019, <https://ma.as/158254>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/158254 |title=Bottle, 'Unravelled', by Benjamin Edols and Kathy Elliott |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=20 October 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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