I love the security guard's expression - he's looking at me like I've wondered what I am doing! I then finally found the Royal Exchange - a lovely, very upmarket centre stuck between two streets in the city. The pic is a bit glarey, but you get the idea.
Ellie #244 - This beautiful elephant named Jewel-ele was created by Tarun Tahiliani. Artist's Inspiration: "Elephants are the jewels of the ecology of our subcontinent". Look at all that beautiful sandstone in the background - such fabulous warm tones, which complements the shimmering gold of Jewel-ele perfectly.
Here's a close-up - I could see 100 other uses for all the embellishments! :lol: