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Africa | Hair pin from the Mangbetu people of DR Congo | Ivory | 63,900€ ~ sold (Dec '14)

Africa | Two pendants; left/bottom from the Lobi people of Burkina Faso and right/top from the Tusia people of the Ivory Coast | Brass | Est. 530 - 800€ for the set

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Helicone Kinetic Sculpture

According to its designer, John Edmark's Helicone is a kinetic sculpture that amplifies "our awareness of the sometimes tenuous relationship between facts and perception.” Inspired by nature and based on the Fibonacci numbers, Helicone packs some pretty unexpected behavior into what appears to be a fairly simple object. Utilizing 38 pieces of excruciatingly precise laser-cut wood, unique internal mechanisms, and a brass tube, Helicone completely transforms at the twist of your hand…

from Beach N Creations

Mermaid measuring spoons