A beautiful egg rests atop a base, guarding the flame of a solitary tealight candle. Gulam Rasool of India crafts this charming candleholder by hand of natural soapstone, decorating its cover with a procession of elephant motifs in the traditional jali style.
Candleholder: 5 inches H x 3.9 inches W x 3.3 inches D
In the Andes, the Land of the Four Corners, mountains are sacred. So is culture. The Nazca lines, the Wari glyphs, the Quipu knots and the complex multi-colored textiles of the Incas are all recorded and live on the work of contemporary Peruvian artisans.