Recreate the ultimate safari experience in your own room with this miniature soapstone dark blue hippo figurine. Each figurine is carefully hand-carved and hand-painted by artisans in Kenya, giving you a unique piece. Also available in light blue, magenta and yellow.
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): 2.5
Product Width (Inches): 1.5
Product Height (Inches): 2
|5.08 × 6.35 × 3.81 cm
Fordham University, the Jesuit University of New York, is committed to discovering the wisdom and the transmission of learning through research and undergraduate, graduate, and professional education of the highest quality…
Kisii, a city in Western Kenya, is surrounded by soapstone quarries and is well known for both the quality of its soapstone and the skill of the carvers. Nyamarambe, a small village near Kisii, is the home of the 150-member Nyabigena Soapstone Carvers Cooperative. This cooperative is a member of the World Fair Trade Organization (WFTO), committed to the highest level of ethical production and human rights…