This black and white square box was carved from soapstone and painted by artisans in Kenya. It’s sleek design and smooth surface show the quality and care the artisans put into their craft.
There is a smaller version of this product available, if you are interested in a complementary set.
Profits from the sale of this product are put toward health services, business education, and other benefits for artisans and their families.
Product Length (Inches): 3.5
Product Width (Inches): 3.5
Product Height (Inches): 2.25
|Dimensions||5.72 × 8.9 × 8.9 cm|
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