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African Handmade Sandalwood Box with with Double Heart

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  • This unique box is hand-carved from fragrant sandalwood and features two smooth hearts on the lid.

    Mozambican artisans create these beautiful trays through a process of hand-carving and hand-sanding. Each box contrasts rough bark with the smooth inner wood of the sandalwood tree.

    Measures 9"L x 3.5"W x 1.5"T; size may vary slightly.

  • Mabanda is a wood carving artist from Mozambique who works and resides in a carver community. He was born into a family heritage of carving, which has helped him to become one of Mozambique's most talented woodcarving artists. Mabanda has a workshop on his home plot and frequently works with his brothers, Sergio and Santinho.

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