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Chased in Precious Metal – Indian Silver Clad Furniture

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Over 500 years ago Europeans first arrived to India to find a culture that did not widely utilize elevated furniture. When local artists were commissioned to create chairs and tables, they incorporated distinct Indian aesthetics into the decorative designs, creating a unique fusion of form and style that was recreated and revived at PRIMITIVE....

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“Cultural objects tell stories; and in each story a simple message is found—all cultures are the same, we just express ourselves differentlyGLEN JOFFE, OWNER