Gemini Mekbuda

Console Table
Starred Metamorphic Shale table.
Inlays of Engraved Aquatinted Bronze.
Edition: Unique piece.

The idea of metal with structured relief inlaid inside stone, as if we discovered a hidden and unexpected universe at its heart. A journey to the heart of matter and elements.

Its name is Latin for “twins,” and it is associated with the twins Castor and Pollux in Greek mythology. Its symbol is Gemini.svg. These were born from an egg after their mother, Leda, Queen of Sparta, had been seduced by Zeus, disguised as a swan. Although only half brothers, Castor, the mortal son of Leda’s husband, King Tyndareus, and Polydeuces, immortal son of Zeus, were extremely close and together took part in many adventures.

Zeta Geminorum bore the traditional name’s Mekbuda, from an Arabic‘s phrase meaning “the lion’s folded paw” (Zeta and Epsilon Geminorum (Mebsuta) were the paws of a lion).

Legs are separate.

Customizable projects available on demand.