This sweet sandalwood and mpingo box is hand-carved in Mozambique and features two smooth flowers on the lid.
Mozambican artisans create these beautiful boxes through a process of hand-carving and hand-sanding. Each box contrasts rough bark with smooth inner wood.
Measures 8.5"L x 4"W x 2"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.