Spongocyclia Cycloides, Haeckel DMO

Recycled sterling silver, stainless steel
Electrolytically etched, hand formed
6 cm diameter x 0.6 cm
Created as an imaginary version of a mutation in giant clamshells due to acidification with the layers also based on the drawing of the microscopic sea creature “Spongocyclia Cycloides, Haeckel” in Ernst Haeckel’s radiolarian drawings from 1862. 
DMO: Design Modified Organisms.