thedandyunderworld: Caddisfly larvae build protective cases using materials found in their environment. Artist Hubert Duprat supplied them with gold leaf and precious stones. This is what they created. Neat.
A French Art Nouveau Wild Caraway Comb by Lucien Gaillard, circa 1900. The carved horn depicting a wild caraway plant, the three prongs representing the stems supporting the jagged leaves and with fan-shaped openwork heads edged with baroque pearls above, signed L. Gaillard. #Gaillard #ArtNouveau #comb