Hand-Carved Soapstone Heart Dish
Kenyan artisans hand carve this exquisite simple heart box from creamy white soapstone. Since soapstone can contain small veins of color from various minerals, each treasure box is completely one-of-a-kind.
Swahili African Modern is a fair trade import, design and distribution company based in Eugene, Oregon. Founder Leslie Mittelberg lived in Kenya and fell in love with African artistry. Upon returning to the US in 1995, she founded her company and named it in honor of the people of East Africa whose artistry inspired her. Swahili now has a large network that includes individual markers, export agents, and micro-enterprises in nations all over Africa.
Sold singly. Because these are handmade items crafted from a varying natural material, each is unique.
Dimensions: 6" long x 6" wide x 1" deep.
Fairly traded and handmade in Kenya.