Are they bendable because they're made out of cans or sturdy?
Recycled Tin Guitar Gecko Figurine (South Africa)
The unique decorative piece draws attention with itsadorable composure and lighthearted mood. This colorful statuette is made from recycled tin.
ITEM#: 12230022The unique decorative piece draws attention with itsadorable composure and lighthearted mood. This colorful statuette is made from recycled tin.
- Color options: Yellow, green, black, red
- Made from recycled tin
- Each gecko proudly represents dignified employment and a successful effort to clean up the environment
- Gecko stands about 11 inches tall
- Guitar and frame are recycled from metal scraps then covered by recycled soft drink cans
- Sold Individually
Story Behind the Art:
Ben Ncube started B and B Craft Recycling as an individual artisan working in the new South African tradition of making crafts from recycled materials such as tin cans and discarded wire. As the demand for the products he made grew Ben the Can Man started training apprentices in the art form paying them a fair price for the products they produced. The training and production provides a sustainable income for a growing number of young people in Cape Town.
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.
|Color||Black Green Red Yellow|
|Worldstock Country||South Africa|
- Disclosures & Guidelines
- Filter By:
- Most Helpful
- Most Recent
My father in law loved it! Thank you for such a unique product!Read More
Loved these. Purchased 4 and they made great gifts. Especially good for those that like practical presents.Read More
This little guy rocks! Literally. Perfect for my guitar playing friend and his music room.Read More
I wish I could get the whole band...I may yet! This sweetie is a cutie pie! I have him on my mantle and he is just a jolly addition that makes me smile. He is unique and fun!!Read More
Our son plays the guitar, so this is for his birthday. He is going to love it.Read More
I bought this item as a gift for my husband, who is a guitar-playing musician. The quality and workmanship is excellent, and he really enjoyed receiving this!! I have had guests in my home notice and ask about this figurine. It is a lot of fun AND is recycled! How cool is that??Read More
Questions & Answers
Hello, epic620. Hope your day is going well. These are pretty substantial. You can bend the legs, etc., but not the body.Thank you for shopping with us and please feel free to contact us again with any further questions.
Shipping & Returns
Standard Return Policy:
Standard shipping details
Expedited shipping details