Saber blade inscribed by Asad Allah Dated: 17th century Culture: Persian (Safavid period) Creation Place: Isfahan, Iran Medium Techniques: watered steel with gold inlay Measurements: 99.3 cm (39 1/8 in.)
An above-ground fire pit is perfect for a small group to gather around to roast marshmallows or have a conversation
"A number of office projects work to emulate the hustle-and-bustle of city life. Some have added faux shops, others have created streets where employees pass and mingle. The office design of BBC North is another such project. Working with ID:SR, the goal was to create a workplace that is a thriving urban neighborhood as well"
Mid-century modern carpet ad, 1961. "Hey baby, step into the conversation pit in my sunken living room. Check out my floating fireplace and my pink and yellow color-blocking. You know you'll love it." ("It sure is swell," the hapless, innocent man replied.)