Bi-12 Color

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Object Name: 
Necklace
Title: 
Bi-12 Color
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2015.3.11
Dimensions: 
Overall L (open): 54 cm, W: 3.1 cm, D: about 1 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
2015
Primary Description: 
Necklace, "Bi-12 Color". Cut dichroic mirror (glass with reflective dichroic coating), oxidized silver; assembled. Necklace consisting of 12 disks of cut dichroic "mirror," or glass with a reflective dichroic coating, that is used for splitting beams and sourced at Thor Labs in Munich. The cut dichroic disks are fitted into oxidized silver surrounds and connected with round oxidized silver links. The dichroic coating on the glass creates reflectivity, prismatic activity, and an array of colors.
Provenance: 
Ornamentum, Source
2015
to
2015-07-31
Category: 
Material: