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After treatment3. A completed object and two good Japanese carvers. Original umbrella stand was from Brienz.

Finch & Co - Indian Sandalwood Rectangular Casket Medium Sandalwood Provenance: Ex Swiss Private collection cf: a very similar casket in the V&A Museum (V&A: IS 146 – 1999) which is engraved 'This was worked by Sagara Gudigar Sivappa' Literature A 'gudigar' was a hereditary artisan in the state of Mysore or Canara and they are believed to have originally come from Goa, migrating south in the early 16th century to avoid conversion to Christianity by the Portuguese.

CollecXion du Chalet, kit Alpage et cor des Alpes (H184) - Au Point-Compté - Boutique d'articles à broder au point de croix

There are few places in which the day-to-day reality matches the picture postcards. Switzerland is one of them. So much so, that I think the country’s next ad campaign should be, Switzerland: It looks just like that! Drive less than an hour from most cities, and you'll find white mountains framed by valley walls sprinkled with rustic huts that would make Heidi rejoice.Philipp Eisenring, an entrepreneur in a clean-tech startup, and his wife Nicole, a graphic designer, live in Zurich — but…

Augsburg Germany, birthplace of one of my brothers, one of my childhood homes and all-around beautiful city