The Cultural Voyage of a Corporate Executive – Zishta

Artisan at work. Photo Courtesy - Zishta.

  I got to know about Zishta by chance. And I should thank Facebook for that. Social media has worked wonders for me. I have met interesting people online and have had engaging and interesting conversations with them regarding antiques. Some inspired me, some told me that I inspired them, some were full of questions… Continue reading The Cultural Voyage of a Corporate Executive – Zishta

Antique Brass Milk Feeding Cup – Paladai

Paladai top view.

It is amazing to know that a simple cup with an elongated snout has played a crucial role in feeding the babies milk and medicines over centuries. There is no doubt about the fact that breastfeeding is the best form of feeding the babies. Sometimes, due to various factors, breastfeeding is not always possible for… Continue reading Antique Brass Milk Feeding Cup – Paladai

Welco 280 De Luxe Portable Vintage Typewriter

  A laptop of its era, this Welco 280 De Luxe typewriter was owned by my brother-in-law. It is now part of collection of antiques. Here’s a short video that will tell you more about it and the era of typewrites.

Antique Brass Spice Box

  Love spices? This time, we’ve got something unique and interesting lined up for you antique lovers – the antique brass spice box. No meal in India is complete without spices. We’ve been exporting spices to the world since ages and Indian food is synonymous with spices. Agree or disagree? When I was a kid,… Continue reading Antique Brass Spice Box