2.8 x 3.8 (Father, Mother) / 2.5 x 3.4 (Daughter, Son)
If item is backordered, please allow production time of approximately 4 weeks.
A delightful set of brass paperweights brought to life by 69 year-old metal lathe Singaporean craftsman Mr Yee Chin Hoon of Hup Yick Engineering Works.
Handcrafted from solid brass, each piece is handmade in Singapore and of highly limited quantities as the maker is due to retire.
Get a paperweight for yourself or your loved one as an appreciation for the sunset industries of Singapore and a tribute to our last diminishing craftsmen.
Available as a set of four or individual pieces.
Designed by Mr Yee Chin Hoon and The Machinist: Wendy Chua, Xin Xiaochang and Yuki Mitsuyasu
Brass Chinese Chess Set
This item is made to order. Please allow production time of approximately 2 - 3 weeks.
Hand lathed and polished solid brass, engraved and finished with enamel paint.
Chess board in solid nyatoh and sapele veneer.
DIMENSIONS (L x W x H) CM
41.5 x 37.5 x 3.5
Designed by Wendy Chua and Gustavo Maggiotogether with SCENE SHANG, a chess set made of brass, machined and polished by local auto parts maker Hup Yick. Each piece is made by hand, by one of the last industrial craftsmen in Singapore. The parts are cut out of solid brass pieces, shaped into its asymmetry for a tactile memory to a simple game. In the auto spare parts community, it is very collaborative by nature of the trade, drawing a parallel with the way Chinese chess is played.
Limited Edition, special engraving on chess board upon request.
Debut at Singaplural 2017, March.
Made in Singapore.
SCENE SHANG x Brass Lion Distillery Flourishing Fortune Gin
SCENE SHANG x Brass Lion Distillery Flourishing Fortune Gin – a wonderful combination of our bold Flourishing Fortune Bull Print and the delicious Singapore Dry Gin with mesmerising edible gold flakes! Limited Edition.
Feel the flourish of prosperity with every sip.
Nose Citrus and floral, with subtle pine from juniper berries
Palate Zesty burst of citrus and pomelo, with a slight spice, balanced by a sweet nuanced floral note from torch ginger flowers
Finish Sweet, earthy flavours from chrysanthemum flowers