'The Ceiling' Necklace

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Description

This original jewellery piece has been created by Alexander Thurlow exclusively for The National Archives. Inspired by our iconic brutalist building the necklace is made from reconstituted stone set in zinc. The designs of this jewellery range echo the dramatic shapes of a building that houses 1,000 years of history. Purpose built in 1976, the imposing stacked concrete slabs of the the building were later linked to a post-modern extension by a circular atrium, which playfully features floor finishes and glasswork imagery by artist Anne Smyth. Her inspiration were the seals and shields in medieval documents, the nearby River Thames and the movement of information in and out of the building.

This piece evokes the shapes of our concrete brutalist ceilings.

Each piece comes gift boxed with an information card.

Pendant 35mm diameter. 400mm chain (approx) with lobster claw clasp.

DELIVERY

Delivery within the UK

We offer free standard delivery on all orders over £50.*

Orders up to £30 are charged a flat fee of £4.95

Orders between £30.01 and £50 are charged a flat fee of £6.95.

Usual delivery timescale is 5 business days from the date of dispatch. Please allow up to 14 days for delivery. *UK only.

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RETURNS

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Manufacturer/Publisher: Alexander Thurlow

SKU: ATH540