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Handmade Guiro and Rasp (Peru)by Global Crafts
ITEM#: 15250999Add a touch of Latin flair to your home with this Handmade Guiro and Rasp. It is hand-decorated by Peruvian artisans using age-old fire-burning techniques to create a truly unique finish. 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.
- Crafted in Peru
- Made with a gourd
- Fire-burned design
- Earth tone color
- 0.8 pounds
- Model J001
- Measures 11 inches long x 5 inches wide x 5 inches tall
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.
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||11 inches long x 5 inches wide x 5 inches tall|
|Country of Origin||Peru|
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