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Set/2 Sunset Toucan Soapstone Sculptures

Swahili Modern

RM56B_RM56D

  • Hand carved from soapstone by artisans in Kenya's Kisii Highlands, these sunset-hued toucan birds with brighten a shelf or table with its vividly dyed coloration.

    Includes one large and one small. Sizes: [Large] 1.75"L x 1.75"W x 4"T; [Small] 1.5"L x 1.5" W x 3"T.

  • At the Ndima Crafts' finishing shop in Nairobi’s industrial district, roughly a dozen artisans of varied ethnicity bring raw soapstone to life 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.

     

Vendor: Swahili Modern



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