Traces of Copper

 

 

Statement: This brooch uses brass (an alloy of copper and zinc) and a copper ore: cuprite (a mineral composed of copper oxide), to pay tribute to the presence of copper even in its unobtrusive appearances.

Media: copper, cuprite, nickel pin back

Dimensions: 3x 2 in, 18 gauge wire, 8 gauge sheet

Date: October 2019