Overview & Materials Used
Artist-in-Residence commission by Stanford Medicine X 2014. Based on the “Spoon Theory” for chronic illness written by Christine Miserandino.
- Copper and Nickel
- Measures approx. 3 inches by 1.5 inches.
- Hand sawn, etched, riveted and soldered
The base of the bottle was constructed from copper piping. The lid was fabricated from flat sheet copper and soldered together with the Medicine X logo etched on the top. The label is etched nickel and held in place with copper rivets. The tiny nickel spoons inside represent pills.