Fair trade from Kenya, this decorative African tray is hand-carved from soapstone and dyed to a rich brown finish. Nairobi artisans hand-etch dozens of tiny lines to create a detailed leaf pattern.
Adds all-natural beauty to any desktop. Measures 12"L x 5.25"W. Due to the handcrafted nature of this item, slight variation may occur.
At the Ndima Crafts' finishing shop in Nairobi’s industrial district, roughly a dozen artisans of varied ethnicity transform raw soapstone by using non-toxic synthetic dyes under the leadership of Charles Ndibe. Charle's exacting standards of quality and friendly demeanor make him one of Swahili Modern's most reliable vendors.