Alexander van Slobbe - Tichelaar Makkum - otherwise (2)

Description
Alexander van Slobbe - Tichelaar Makkum - otherwise (2)
Netherlands - 2000-Present - Porcelain

Alexander van Slobbe - Tichelaar Makkum - Pearls of Makkum - 1 pearl White 45 mm 1 pearl white 25 mm.

Netherlands - 2000- Present - Porcelain
Pearls of Makkum is a jewellery collection by fashion designer Alexander van Slobbe and the oldest company in the Netherlands: Koninklijke Tichelaar Makkum (from 1572). After together making a series of porcelain knots and the lid for the perfume bottle of Van Slobbe's women's label orson + bodil, they came up with the idea of porcelain jewellery.

The first Pearls of Makkum were made in 2006: a collection of porcelain pearls in varying sizes and shapes and with different glazings and decorations which could be purchased separately or as a strung necklace.

This lot contains 2 pearls.
Diameter large pearl 45mm and the smaller pearl with a diameter of 25mm


Including package leaflet.


Part of the collection of i.a. Museum of Art & Design, New York, Design Museum Den Bosch, Centraal Museum Utrecht.

DESIGN
ALEXANDER VAN SLOBBE
PRODUCTION
KONINKLIJKE TICHELAAR MAKKUM
YEAR
2006

PEARL
PORCELAIN IN ENAMEL, ⌀45MM & 25MM

TECHNIQUE
CASTING IN PORCELAIN, GLAZED

INCLUDING MATCHING RIBBON

Lot details
No. of items
2
Object
otherwise
Material
Porcelain
Designer/ Artist
Alexander van Slobbe
Manufacturer/ Brand
Tichelaar Makkum
Style
Contemporary
Estimated Period
2000-Present
Country of Origin
Netherlands
Condition
As new - unused
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