darksilenceinsuburbia: Dragon Scroll Silk and silver thread embroidery, Japanese. 1868-1912. Via
Willow Bark Basket - Jennifer Zurick
Dragonfly and Grasshopper, Ryusa-style netsuke, 2006. Carved from ivory mammoth tusk, four amber inlaid eyes, 2" across and 1/2" thick. The loop for the cord was done opposite himotoshi | UK, private collection
Naito Toyomasa (Japan, 1773 - 1856) Dragon and Gourd, first half of 19th century Netsuke, Wood with inlays
Herman Guetersloh | 'Free Spirit'. Dyed Reed.
Psusennes I - inlaid bracelet - gold, carnelian, feldspar and Lapis Lazuli
Herman Guetersloh | 'Allure' Double Walled Basket, Aniline Dyed Reed
Beautiful inro found on Ruth Pullman, Textiles and Leatherwork, UK
'Igeseke' Tutsi lidded woven basket, resembling the woven baskets often found underneath offering tables in ancient Egyptian tomb paintings. Rwanda, Great Lakes region, Central Africa.