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Handcrafted Abstract Soapstone Hippo (Kenya)by Global Crafts
ITEM#: 14961316Hand carved from soapstone in Kenya, this happy hippo is 4 inches long and features an abstract blue and orange design. The hippo features unique black and white painted details that adds interest and a one-of-a-kind look to the sculpture. Please allow for slight variations as each hippo is handmade.
- Handcrafted in Kenya
- Hippo scultpure
- Blue and orange color
- 3 inches tall x 4 inches long x 2 inches wide
Story Behind the Art:
This piece is carved by the artists of SMOLArt a group of artists who live in the rural village of Tabaka, Kenya, the heart of soapstone crafts. Established in 1990, SMOLArt is a member of the WFTO, and as such assures that the artisans are paid a fair price for their work. In addition, the organization support community development by contributing to projects that improve living conditions, education, and health of their members and the village at large.
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.
|Dimensions||3 inches tall x 4 inches long x 2 inches wide|
|Country of Origin||Kenya|
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