Hand-carved from raintree wood in a round shape with a lacquered finish, this stunningly elegant decorative jar from Thailand is designed by Jaifah Aksornsri. The lid is made of pewter, depicting a dragonfly perched on top.
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.