Strands of History

Golden Gate Bridge Original Suspender Ropes

Strands of History creates distinctive, limited edition, hand-crafted designs that incorporate the Golden Gate Bridge’s original suspender ropes.  Whether you are looking for distinctive furniture, lighting, architectural accents, artwork, or mementos, these authentic historical steel ropes provide an iconic and enduring element from one of the most famous bridges in the world.  There is a limited quantity of these original 1935 suspender ropes.  When you acquire one of these genuine pieces of Bay Area history for your home or office, you’re investing in an asset that will be passed from generation to generation.

PRESERVING THE HISTORY OF THE ICONIC GOLDEN GATE BRIDGE, BY MAKING SOMETHING BOTH BEAUTIFUL AND USEFUL

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Custom design furniture and fabrication - Strands of History

Custom Furniture and Fabrication

Heirloom craftsmanship combined with authentic historical materials produce enduring designs.  Limited edition furniture is available, or we can create unique custom pieces according to your renderings.  Strands of History can produce architectural pieces or commissioned art based on your specifications that will make a powerful statement in your work or living space.

San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge Mementos

Golden Gate Bridge Mementos

After each design project, the remaining portion of the suspender rope is made into expertly crafted memento pieces.  Mementos are available in two standard lengths, 4” or 12” and three finishes (painted, antique patina, and raw steel); longer lengths can be made to order.  Mementos come with a custom-milled red oak display stand and medallion of authenticity.