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Celebration (brooch)
  • Mari Ishikawa
    born 1964
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Germany
  • Celebration (brooch), 2015
  • Where object was made: Munich, Germany
  • champagne cork wire, red paint
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: approximately 5.7 x 6 x 1 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: approximately 2 1/4 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in
  • Gift of Robert A. Hiller
  • Not on display
  • 2016.0007

A champagne agrafe (cork wire) dipped in red latex. The wires of the agrafe are bent towards the front. The bottom wire of the agrafe (the one that circles around the neck of the bottle) creates a loop on the left hand side.