Vocabulary #65- Donkey

donkey- a domesticated hoofed mammal of the horse family with long ears and a braying call, used as a beast of burden.

Donkey marionette c. 1880 on eBay.


Vocabulary #64- Cabinet

cabineta piece of furniture with doors and shelves used for storage or display.

Designer Josef Frank’s wooden cabinet covered in his own floral chintz fabric c. 1937.

Vocabulary #60: Mola

mola art form developed by the Kuna culture (indigenous people of Panama & Colombia) using a reverse applique technique.

Note- This large mola belongs to my parents. They purchased it in Panama (mid 1960’s) and it has been proudly displayed on a wall of their various homes ever since.

(Photo- ©2013 Martha Browne)

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