The Damascene Mirror by Jamie Kirkpatrick

A long time ago—almost forty years now—I bought an old Damascene mirror. I found it in an antique shop in Amman, Jordan (that’s a story for another time) but it had originally come from Damascus…or so I was told. I don’t remember how much I paid for it—couldn’t have been much as I didn’t … Continue reading The Damascene Mirror by Jamie Kirkpatrick