This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
A solid cube of teakwood becomes a mortar of modern originality designed by Jan and Maria Jose. Carved by hand, the mortar features a cylindrical compartment to store the pestle.Product Features:
Story Behind the Art:
- Color: Brown
- Set includes: Mortar, pestle
- Material: Teakwood
- Free of lead and other toxins
- Hand wash only, dry thoroughly before storing
- Eco-Friendly: carved from natural and sustainable wood
- Mortar: 3 inches high x 4.5 inches wide x 4.5 inches deep
- Pestle: 4.5 inches high x 1 inch diameter
Guatemala's Jan and Maria Jose Jan and Maria Jose opened their own workshop in 2008 to craft furniture and decorative items that are simple and of good taste. Born in West Germany, Jan tells developed a passion for woodcarving. While doing an apprenticeship in Guatemala, he met his wife Maria Jose, who studied culinary arts. Together, they craft beautiful pieces from fine, sustainably harvested hardwoods, and also work with more than 500 children.What is Worldstock?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.Imported
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