the listening shell Sculpture by John Coll

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Sculpture: Bronze on Bronze.

If one puts a shell to ones ear you hear the sea! but its not the saltsea but the sea of blood running through your head.This fact inspired this piece which is a the structure of a nautilus shell bisected in half where the internal septae develop into human ear. The structure also echo,s the shape of the cochlea of the human ear . Cast bronze series


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the listening shell

John Coll

Ireland

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Size: 5.9 W x 6.7 H x 5.9 in

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