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Recycled Oil Drum Crested Crane Sculpture

Swahili Modern


  • These handmade, freestanding African sculptures are are welded outside of Nairobi using recycled oil drums and scrap metal. Each crane is handcrafted from the ground up and exhibits its own unique characteristics.

    The sculptures can be displayed inside or outside of the home and are one-of-a-kind.

    Measures 20"L x 9"W x 46"T. Size may vary slightly.

    Additional shipping charges may apply. Please see the shipping tab for more info. These are not available for international shipping.

  • Moses and his small workshop of craftsmen build their own welding machines out of copper coil, tape, steel rod, and a sheet metal housing in order to create these spectacular, metal works of art. Moses began his artistic career making furniture, but quickly switched to sculpture after an interested European buyer created a demand for his works abroad.

  • A single crane sculpture can often be shipped in an over-sized box and in most cases will require additional shipping costs, depending on where you live. If you do place an order for one, we will contact you with the additional shipping costs.

    Shipping for multiple sculptures requires a pallet and starts at $200. We only charge the actual shipping costs and do not charge for "handling" on our end. If shipping costs less than $200, we will charge you less.

    Shipping from Oregon to the Northeast US is most expensive while shipping to California is least expensive. Shipping includes the cost for using a lift gate. Costs can sometimes be reduced if you can provide a business address that does not need a lift gate.

    Multiple sculptures can be shipped on a single pallet, typically at no extra cost.

    We can provide a shipping quote at any time during the ordering process. Please email us at with your full shipping address to get started.

    Once you have placed your order and agreed to the shipping cost, we will send you a Paypal invoice. The total will subtract any shipping you have already paid during the checkout process.

    These are not available for international shipping.

Vendor: Swahili Modern

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