Buffalo Cast Currency Sculpture

This imaginative vignette celebrates the diminutive, detailed art of coins.
created by

Stacey Lee Webber

$500.00

Stacey Lee Webber created by

Stacey Lee Webber

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Where the Buffalo Roam

Stacey Lee Webber's imaginative vignette celebrates the diminutive, detailed works of art you might find in your pocket—coins. Using a jeweler's saw, she hand cut reliefs of American bison from Buffalo nickels, reproduced the animal reliefs by casting them in bronze, and arranged them in fanciful herds that showcase the intricate beauty of numismatic art. Each element is mounted with a tiny piece of brass tubing to create the illusion of depth—the bison roam a rolling hill that is crafted directly from cut coins. Presented in a circular frame that echoes the form of a coin, each composition is one-of-a-kind because the arrangement of Stacey's prairie pastorals is never the same twice. Handmade in Philadelphia.

Due to the handmade nature of this item, each is unique and will vary.

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Made in Pennsylvania

Stacey Lee Webber

created by

Stacey Lee Webber

location

Pennsylvania

created by

Stacey Lee Webber

location

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia-based artist Stacey Lee Webber finds unique ways to recontextualize objects from blue collar neighborhoods. Her designs embody a refined aesthetic while they challenge the conventional possibilities of everyday materials. Through her sculptural investigations and upcycled designs, Stacey celebrates working class families that make up the heart of American culture.

Handmade Made in the USA
Made from
acrylic paint, acrylic, MDF wood, cast bronze, cast silver, Steel, Foreign & American Coins, Brass
Measurements
6.5" Diameter, 2" Depth
Care
Lightly dust surface with a dry, soft cloth.
Item ID
43962

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