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'White Jasmine' Jewelry Box Novica

The Gulam Rasool Artisan Collection is brought to you by Novica in Association with National Geograhic. This beautiful piece was handcrafted by Gulam Rasool in India. An artisan story card will be included with your purchase. Sculpted in soapstone, white jasmine forms an exquisite arabesques lattice. Gulam Rasool is a master at traditional jali or openwork carving. This octagonal jewelry box is as beautiful as it is useful. ; about the Artist: Gulam Rasool; Gulam Raarving. This octagonal jewelry box is as beautiful as it is useful. ; about the Artist: Gulam Rasool; Gulam Rasool comes from a family with a long relationship with the art of sculpting marble. 'I became interested in this rich work and started helping my father in his work. He was honored with the State Award for Excellence in marble sculpting in 1979. After working with my father for a long time, I ventured out on my own. I experimented with different designs and gave a new dimension to the traditional styles. I have been honored with a State Award for Excellence in marble handicrafts.' Novica read more