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Artist Christiansen, Clead
Title Nuts
Date 1988/ /
Material Tagua nut
Height (in) 2
Diameter (in) 1.5
Credit line The Center for Art in Wood Museum Collection, Center Purchase
Accession Number 1995.01.01.030P
Object ID Number 1995.01.01.030a
Object Number OBJ 39
Category 8: Communication Artifact
Sub-category Art
Signed Name Clead
Sig Loc Engraved on bottom
Inscription Text Engraved: Clead 88 Tagua
Notes Clead Christianson, a production turner, utilizes tagua nut, a vegetable nut from South America once imported for the manufacture of buttons. His work exploits the beautiful textures and color of both the outer and inner nut.