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Set of 3 Kiisi Soapstone Safari Animals

Swahili Modern


  • Soft soapstone is transformed into safari art for the home by Kenyan artisans. With a hand-dyed coat and etched details, these sculptures make a lovely gift for safari enthusiasts of all ages. This set of 3 includes a proud tawny brown lion, a black milkweed rotund hippo, and a cheerful blue milkweed rhino.

    Size: [Lion] 4.5"L x 1.25"W x 2.5"; [Hippo] 5"L x 2.25"W x 2.75"T; [Rhino] 4.5"L x 2"W x 2.75"T.

  • Richard Makaya is a master of soapstone carving and works directly with artisans in the Kisii district where soapstone is mined and carved. Richard is known for his attention to detail and eye for design. 

Vendor: Swahili Modern

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