A geisha wears a mask, she disappears behind it in an attempt to purely embody beauty and desire.
In our western culture, where beauty is synonymous with youth, what are we to make of an aged, wrinkled faced geisha?
Silver pendant, mould carved from cuttlebone.
Dimensions: 49 x 46 x 9 mm
A literal interpretation on people and animals being taken as mere commodities, objects of desire or useful tools and resources. See also "Cow on Fingers".