According to Pallas, it is becoming more difficult to find such craftsmen.
Like these men and his father before him, Mr. Pallas learned the craft as a child.
This is the third new collection for Pallas, and it is selling in the Bon Marche.
Greek goddess' name, literally "little maiden," related to pallake "concubine," and probably somehow connected to Avestan pairika "beautiful women seducing pious men."
The second largest asteroid, measuring about 570 km (353 mi) at its greatest diameter, and the second to be discovered, in 1802. See more at asteroid.