has heard the locals talk about the volcano goddess as a real, living being; she has read about Pele and feels certain she is both dangerous and exciting (19).
The same devaluation happened to cowries
, which were used as "primitive money" by many societies for thousands of years.
It's a sign of good fortune in West African cultures when cowrie
shells lie face up, as is mostly the case here.
feels a tug at her heart and prepares to make a dash as a cop grabs Sahara's arm.
Holidays are made more delicious as everyone in the family enjoys sampling the resort's extensive cuisines, including the intercontinental variety served at all-day dining buffet restaurant, Tides; Chinese classics at Tea of Spring; modern Italian fares at Acqua; and fresh seafood at the seaside al fresco restaurant, Cowrie
We are, each, a cowrie
shell rattling in God's pocket.
shells on the beach, a dazzling sun, but dip your toe in the sea and, as John von Radowitz discovers, it's not tropical
This particular mask has survived through the years in wonderful condition with the cowrie
shells and vegetable-fiber hair still intact.
In Rebus, 1995-96 (presumably named for the Robert Rauschenberg work of 1955), yellow ovals echo circles within circles (targets, yet) made of applied cowrie
Eruera grins as Cowrie
wakes to see him dangling a flax kete full of pipis over her face.
In order of appearance: Alvin Lee (Korea) of Tides, and Chris Solomillo (Philippines) of Cowrie
Cove; Adolfo Lopez (Philippines), executive sous chef; Andrea Burcio (Italy), chef de cuisine at Acqua; Daniel Quintero (Spain), executive sous chef; Frank Bohdan (Australia), executive chef; Laurence Cuesta (Philippines), pastry chef; and Bun Boon Ho (Malaysia), chef de cuisine at Tea of Spring.
Philippine Tatler's Best Restaurants included CafAaAaAeA@ Ilang-Ilang, Champagne Room, Mabuhay Palace, and Cowrie
Gril And Stylebible.ph listed Champagne Room among the 15 Secret Instagram Spots in the Philippines.
The yoke of the dress worn by the woman on the left is adorned with rows of cowrie
shells, and the lower hem has been cut with a decorative serrated edge.