What is that artifact? Minimalist sculpture? No, it’s a …

… BRICK. You can get this glass-encased, mounted on a wood pedestal “artifact” from the previous Yankee Stadium (“The House that Ruth Built”) for only $179.95!

Does a brick get elevated to sculpture status when encased in glass and on a pedestal? Can you imagine the look on the wife’s face when the husband tells her he bought a brick for $180 bucks?

The absurdity of it would have made Marcel Duchamp (he of the “readymade”) quite proud.

Encased brick from Yankee Stadium

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