Following his collaboration with the International Champions Cup, Daniel Arsham now returns with a special edition sculpture inspired by the iconic New York Yankees cap. Entitled CRYSTAL RELIC 001, the inaugural edition of the NYC-based artist’s latest series was inspired by 18th-century archaeological objects made of crystal, as per a statement sent to HYPEBEAST by Arsham Studio.
Measuring five inches in height with a diameter of 8 inches, the transparent artwork is an exact replica of the real headwear accessory. It was made using cast resin with the piece weighing five pounds. Inside its packaging are metal identification cards and holographic labels that verify its edition number and authenticity.
CRYSTAL RELIC 001 will release in an edition of 500 pieces this April 5th at noon EST on Daniel Arsham’s online shop.
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The Crystal Relic 001 Limited Edition will release this Friday April 5th at 12 Noon EST at danielarsham.com/shop. CRYSTAL RELIC 001 is 5” in height with a diameter of 8” and weighs 3lbs. CRYSTAL RELIC 001 comes in studio designed housing with a metal identification card, die-cut foam enclosure, sealing label, and a pair of white art handling gloves. This is an edition of 500 pieces, and each CRYSTAL RELIC 001 includes a holographic label verifying its edition number and authenticity.