A new face of turtle adding to Lotus Arts de Vivre turtle collection.
Oxidized sterling silver turtle centre piece has been set with pink galuchat and small rattan handbag skillfully lined inside with black silk. The eyes are set with rubies.
Rubies : 0.118 ct.
Galuchat was the name of a royal suitcase maker in Medieval Europe and stingray has ever since been call Galuchat or shagrin. It is reknowned for its toughness and was used by the Japanese as armor.