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Acquired in 2006 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Wongchan, Santhi
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
SSEA
credit
date_end
2002-12-31
date_start
2002-01-01
date_text
2002 (made)
descriptive_line
dimensions
Diameter: 12 cm, Length: 42 cm
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
South-East Asia, room 47a
historical_context_note
This is a modern re-use of an ancient "woven gold" technique used in medieval Thai goldwork as seen in the regalia excavated from stupas at Ayutthaya.
historical_significance
history_note
Made by Mr Niphon Yodkranpan (born 10.01.73) now a senior lecturer/instructor at the Royal Goldsmiths College in Bangkok. The piece was designed by a colleague a Mr Santhi Wongchan of Sukothai Province who was inspired for the floral elements by the flower called "Dok Peep" and for construction by ancient Thai techniques of gold weaving.
id
100394
label
last_checked
2014-08-30T02:21:58.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-30T02:21:58.000Z
latitude
13.75333
location
South-East Asia, room 47a, case 4
longitude
100.504822
marks
materials
gold
materials_techniques
Gold wires, woven
museum_number
IS.221-2006
museum_number_token
is2212006
object_number
O128413
object_type
Necklace
on_display
1
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
A necklace/choker of woven gold mail forming a band from which are attached 14 gold chains with floral ornaments attached.
place
Bangkok
primary_image_id
2006BK9886
production_note
Made at at Royal College of Goldsmiths, Bangkok.
production_type
public_access_description
This unique necklace was made by two senior Thai lecturers and goldsmiths who are employed by the Royal College of Goldsmiths in Bangkok. They have used the ancient Thai goldsmithing technique of woven gold wire links to create a modern design that also draws inspiration from the Thai flower called Dok Peep.
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
necklace-wongchan-santhi
sys_updated
2013-08-16T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
gold filigree
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
2002
year_start
2002