gilded amethyst paperweightby Anna Rabinowicz $92.00
- the story
Forged from amethyst and gilded gold, this stunning geode paperweight adds a touch of geologic luster wherever it's placed. Dreamt up by artist Anna Rabinowicz, this ethically-sourced gemstone is rough cut to highlight its natural beauty. Twenty-four karat gold plate gilds the design, creating a polished look welcome on any book shelf, tablescape, or work space. Made in Brazil.
Due to the nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.
Unfortunately, this item cannot ship outside of the United States at this time.
- Item ID
- Made from
- amethyst, 24kt gold plate
- 2.5" L x 2.25" W x 4" H
- Care Instructions: Wipe down with soft damp cloth as necessary.
- the maker
Anna Rabinowicz was born in London, England in 1971, and was raised mainly in the United States. She studied Industrial Design at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem, and holds an MFA in Design and a MS in Engineering from the Product Design Program of Stanford University.
In 2002, Anna founded a design and manufacturing company, with a new approach to developing products for the home. Her goal is to bring warmth to homes filled with technology. Her work explores the use of natural, traditional materials, and their juxtaposition with high-tech manufacturing processes.
Previously, Anna has designed consumer products ranging from webcams to medical devices. She is currently an Associate Professor in the Product Design department of Parsons The New School for Design in New York, where she teaches an interdepartmental course focusing on Social Entrepreneurship, the creation of socially conscious ventures.
Anna lives in NYC with her husband Aden and son Izzy.
Visit our blog to take a tour of Anna's studio. collection
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