Hammered Copper Ginkgo Branch Wall Sculpture...Since dinosaur days, the tree that Darwin called a "living fossil" has represented longevity and endurance to cultures around the world. Relatively unchanged for over 270 million years, the ginkgo is a testament to survivability. In fact, four ginkgos survived the Hiroshima bombings and flourish there to this day
Late 1930's. German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.
I have this by my bedside..I put my night face creme in the candle holder..keeps my bedside table pretty and the face creme from coming in contact with the table top.. :) Great damage control and pretty too!