# 0027


Artefact, Individual Thing, Rare, Reused, Craft Workshop, Polymers, Decades

Socio-cultural Data

Historical Uses

Drinking vessel and a huge variation of sitting elements or for isolating purposes.

Historical Impact

Economic relevant throughout the country. The drinking vessels were for example used on public water sources. Antiseptic, lightweight, floating and water resistant.

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Present Uses

Decorative, food storage and table center pieces. The granulate is used in a huge variation of artisanal and industrial production method. With functional and /or decorative purposes.

Present Impact

Economically and culturally relevant material. The here shown artefact is usually used as decoration nowadays.

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Other Fascinating Facts

Fire retardant, Antiseptic, lightweight and moisture resistant. Same structure as human skin.

Technical Data

Class of Material


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Author(s) of process or recipe

The tree

Bio-temporal-geographical Data

Residence time (How long does the matter/material/artefact stay in an unaltered state in the location/context/system before it decay?)


How does the item affect the environment in which it exists?

Nourish it

Ontological-cosmological Data


How does transforming this artefact/material/living thing/matter transform you?

connects to the local nature

What can humans give back to this artefact/material/living thing/matter?