London 2012 Olympic Torch by BarberOsgerby


A prototype of the London 2012 Olympic Torch by designers BarberOsgerby. Made from a golden aluminium alloy, the triangular torch will be perforated by 8000 circular holes representing the 8000 torch-bearers to take part in the Olympic relay and allowing glimpses of the burner system inside. It weighs 800g and is 800mm tall. Personally I think it looks like a big gold cheese grater…

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