This honeycomb is cast in bronze (using the lost wax technique) from a real specimen. The honeycomb pendant is sculptural in nature, but it is also lightweight and comfortable. The casting is hung from a fine red brass chain and sealed to preserve its vibrancy.
Lost-wax casting. Lost-wax casting (also called "investment casting", "precision casting", or cire perdue in French) is the process by which a duplicate metal sculpture (often silver, gold, brass or bronze) is cast from an original sculpture.