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Marc Newsom's Limited Edition Hourglasses For Ikepod.

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Designer Marc Newsom first unveiled his stunning modern hourglass for Ikepod at last year's Baselworld. The hourglass was created in 2 models, the HGS20 and HGS80. Both are made of Borosilicate glass and measure 300 x 250 mm. Weighing 9.6 kg. the sand is made of stainless steel nickel nanoballs while in the HGS80, it is made of actual gold-plated nanoballs.

You'd be hard-pressed to find a more elegant way to keep track of time.

The HGS20 -the stainless steel nanonball version- will soon be available for purchase at Colette


Karena said...

I adore fine glassworks such as this!!, The hourglass is wonderful!

Do come and enter my Artful Offering!

Art by Karena

C'mon people, it's only a dollar.

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