By Zdzisław Beksiński
Lost at sea
A hotel ruined by a fire three years ago is among a number of once glamorous buildings being slowly reclaimed by nature in Germany.
Photo credit: Michael Mehrhoff
- Dated: late Edo Period: 1603-1867
- Culture: Japanese
- Medium: steel, copper, ray skin, silk, wood
- Measurements: blade length: 55 cm. Tang lenght: 12 cm
The tang (part of the blase encased by the handle) measures 12 cm. The koshirae (mounting) has two menuki, a bird and a crescent, and two seppa and habaki in copper. The tsuba is also made of copper, featuring vegetal decoration. The kozuka of the sword is also of copper and shows a fishing scene. The tzuka is covered in ray skin and silk rope, while the sheath in brown wood with enlarged tip, featuring a decoration of small black birds.
New Print #2. Cross over Between SNK and Spirited Away! Eren as Haku turning into titan dragon, and Levi as Chihiro.
This is not totally finished. I always do more touch ups before printing!
Got this Pocket Watch at Sakuracon~
A Mongolian first-grader with a Mickey Mouse backpack walks home from school, against the backdrop of the Altai mountains. Photo by Andrew Cullen.