Handmade Gourd Scraper and Rasp - Guiro (Peru)

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    ITEM#: 15250999

    Hand-decorated by Peruvian artisans using age-old fire-burning techniques, this instrument is comprised of a scraper or guiro made from a hollowed gourd and a rasp that is scraped along the ridges to make the sound. The piece is approximately 11 inches in length.

    Product Features:
    • Dimensions: 11 inches long x 5 inches wide x 5 inches tall
    • Materials: Gourd
    • Model: J001
    • Color: Earth tones
    • Type of instrument: Scraper
    • Weight: 0.8 lbs
    • Handmade: Yes

    Story Behind the Art:
    Created in rural communities these instruments are critical to providing a sustainable income and keeping the tradition of instrument making alive. Working with Fair Trade Organizations the instrument makers are able to lift themselves and the community out of poverty.

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    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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    Type Percussion
    Worldstock Country Peru
    Color Black Brown
    Product Features Handmade
    Dimensions 11 inches long x 5 inches wide x 5 inches tall
    Materials Gourd, Wood, String
    Model Number J001-557001

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