"English-speakers can find this excellent episode of Himalaya with Michael Palin at this link: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gyu9W2x8OoY
The Naga part commences at about twenty minutes--but the whole episode is beautiful. Jamey"
"An easy, inexpensive, and very effective way to clean tarnished copper, brass, and bronze is to use lemon and salt. Take 1/2 a lemon, and a small plate or container with a quantity of salt in it. Dip the cut side of the lemon into the salt, and rub…"
"Eva, I thought it most useful to you yours in front of me as well. Personally the price of 425 euros struck me as low, for such a fine piece, and - but this is perhaps a subjective judgement - I would a higher price on Linda's, which I find…"
"Either the way Joann said by having a shank and a housing made to fit it in, ( like a coin) or bonding it like I do is also a way to do it. Traditional cements don't work but there are soldering cements for metal that react that work and then…"