Object Title

Sculpture - Bird that Wants to Survive

Sculpture - Bird that Wants to Survive

Date

1998

Object Number

I.1612

Provenance

Purchased via Christian Aid. Purchased with I.1613. Both pieces formed part of the 'Swords into Ploughshares' exhibition

Physical Description

A welded ferrous metal sculpture, with body formed from PPSh-41 trigger assemblies, body and wings from Type 56 AK partial lower receivers (the pistol grips being the wings), Heckler & Koch G3A3 butt-stock (tailfeathers)

Techniques

Metalworking

Materials

Dimensions

OverallDepth25.6in.
OverallDepth650mm
OverallHeight26.4in.
OverallHeight670mm
OverallWidth11in.
OverallWidth280mm