Womb Tomb | Kusser Graniteworks

Womb Tomb

Kusser Kunstwerke Womb Tomb
Kusser Kunstwerke Womb Tomb 2

For the “Womb Tomb” installation, a granite boulder over 6 m long from the Paradies quarry was cut into two halves, and hollowed out according to instructions by the artist.

Above-ground cave: 229 x 335 x 270 cm, 21.5 t Underground shaft: 213 x 270 x 230 cm, 16.5 t

Womb Tomb is part of a private collection and is not open for public viewing.


Project Details

Peter Randall-Page

Used natural stones

Preview Fuerstensteiner Granit Gestockt

Fuerstenstein Granite, bush-hammered

Trade name: Fuerstenstein Granite (Diorite)
Petrographic name : Diorite
Quarry: Paradise Quarry, Paradies 8, 94538 Fuerstenstein, Germany
Coordinates: 13.322° E / 48.710° N (WGS 84)
Typical colour: anthracite to dark grey
Visual appearance:

fine/medium-grained; appears with white, partially also differently coloured veining of various widths and shapes as well as lighter and darker mineral accumulations

Any questions?

J Bauer
Josef Bauer
Dipl.-Ingenieur (FH), Plant Manager

Josef Bauer works passionately every day to ensure your products meet the exacting Kusser quality standards, and are delivered on time. Do you have any current requests, or general questions about production? He will gladly help you further.