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ASHA Handicrafts Hand-carved 6-in. Wooden Face Eyeglass Holder (India)
Individually crafted in India, this hand-carved wooden eyeglass holder is a unique piece, made by local artisans for the fair-trade nonprofit ASHA Handicrafts. Fashioned as a partial face, the glasses rest on the bridge of the sculpture's nose.
ITEM#: 12329763This finely carved wooden sculpture neatly holds your glasses while adding a fun touch to your desktop. Hand-carved into the shape of a nose and mouth, this statue can make a unique and practical gift for anyone.
- Nose and a mouth shape
- Glasses rest on the statue's 'nose', with the back securing them in place
- Great and practical gift for anyone
- Measures 6 inches high
Story Behind the Art:
This product is finely made by ASHA Handicrafts, in Mumbai, India. ASHA, established in 1975 as a non-profit organization to promote Fair Trade practices, represents more than 5,000 workers in 19 different cities and villages in India. They help small-scale handicraft cooperatives that are disadvantaged because they lack financial and marketing knowledge. Asha in Sanskrit means 'Hope', and ASHA has brought hope into what was largely a 'hopeless' situation by providing a marketing outlet for the craft of talented artisans.
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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It looked exactly like the picture. My only issue is that when it arrived the base had broken from the holder. I fixed it with a little glue and now it's good as new. My father loves his gift and that is what matters!Read More
I love the quality of this product. Made of quality wood great size.Read More
My teenager thought this was the coolest Christmas present!Read More
This is a clever idea and the carving is solid. It does work as intended. However, expect a more primitive version than the item pictured. The nostrils are very minimalistic and primitively carved, as is the mouth. The picture indicates a smooth carving of said nostrils and lips. This is a fairly expensive item for what it is. The blurb refers to a "finely carved wooden sculpture." That is not exactly what you will receive.Read More
I bough this item for my husband for our 5th anniversary. The quality is great and the items was perfect for the occasion. Really cute!Read More
I love this item!! I bought four of them so far...they make a great inexpensive gift for anyone who wears glasses...even sunglasses! They are hand carved out of beautiful wood and are cute, kitchy and useful...what more could you ask for? So far everyone who has received one raved over them and wants to get some for their friends. I love that each one is unique in wood grain and slight variations in color...it almost makes you want to name them! If you want a gift for someone and don't know what to get them...this is a perfect choice!Read More
Is a very unique gift. The carver is very talented in his work.Read More
The Wooden Face Eyeglass Holder (India) is a great thing to have...you know where your glasses are at all times.Read More
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Hello elan111 , This item was designed to hold one pair of glasses. Thank you for shopping with us.
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