Kenyan Olivewood + Bone Dip Bowl - Set of Two - Batik
Kamba wood carvers in Kenya carve this set of two dippy condiment bowls from wild olive wood. Each bowl is finished with two pieces of batik-dyed cow bone.
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 as a set of two. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.
Care: hand wash in warm water, dry and rub lightly with a coat of olive or food safe mineral oil.
Dimensions: Large: Approximately 7" long x 3.5" wide x 2" high; Small: Approximately 5.25" long x 3" wide x 1" high.
Fairly traded and handmade in Kenya.