This 100% pure silk scarf is printed with the a slice of human cartilage tissue from the ear, stained and examined with light microscopy.
The image shows elastic cartilage in the centre (purple) surrounded by a network of collagen and elastin fibres (pink).
The scarf is made from silk twill with a hand rolled hem
Size: 60 X 60cm
The original histology slide image is courtesy of Ivor Mason, Wellcome Images