Japanese Ainu Robe, Woven Elm Bark Japanese traditional tribal robe worn by the Ainu people of Northern Japan, woven out of fine strips of elm bark with wide strips of dark indigo cotton cloth and chain stitch embroidery, minor wear, circa 1920's. Length: 50 inches. $ 10,000 I love the pattern - and the black and white against the warm brown.
A Child's Garden of Verses by Robert Louis Stevenson; Illustrations by Brian Wildsmith. 1966. "So fine a show was never seen, At the great circus on the green; For every kind of beast and man Is marching in that caravan."