Designed by Jaifah Aksornsri, this decorative jar from Thailand is hand-carved from raintree wood in the shape of an orb, given a lacquered finish in espresso. The lid is made of pewter, depicting a tiny elephant.
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.