Studies in both harmony and contrast inviting the simplest solution to both fit and define a pure form of geometry. Man drew spirals at the very dawn of two-dimensional expression and utilized the fluted stripe in our earliest concepts of architecture and design. They are Paleolithic in our origin story expressed in a contemporary material inspired by the new definition of Luxe created by legendary French designers and artists of the early Twentieth Century as they invented Modern and even the term Chic to describe the drama of their bold new creations. The intricate mosaic inlay is achieved by applying hand-crushed, duck eggshells in a precise pattern onto the lacquer half-way through the lacquering process. Each box is hand crafted by artisans so no two are exactly alike.