Hammering, Handmade tweezers

Photo by Minamoto Tadayuki

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University

Art Research Center, Ritsumeikan University
Kyoto, Japan

If the tweezers where made by a machine, they would be bent in one go, but for hand-made tweezers the repeated hammering of the metal slowly increases its density, which gives the metal a long lasting spring.


  • Title: Hammering, Handmade tweezers
  • Creator: Photo by Minamoto Tadayuki
  • Rights: Photo © Minamoto Tadayuki

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