A small group of talented metal casting artisans in Burkina Faso craft beautiful feminine sculptures from recycled metal using a lost-wax casting process. Each sculpture bears unique characteristics that reveal the handmade nature of its creation. Sold singly. Because this is a handcrafted item, each will vary slightly.
Size: 3.75" x 2.5" x 4". Material: metal.
Fair Trade: For more than 25 years, Swahili African Modern has been showcasing modern African artistry through an evolving collection of beautiful handmade baskets, furniture, sculpture, wooden bowls, jewelry and accessories. We design products cooperatively with our artisan partners to preserve traditional craft forms and appeal to modern lifestyles. Representing artisans from 15 nations across Africa, Swahili is a member of the Fair Trade Federation and a Shared Interest fair trade buyer. We believe that the exchange of handcrafted goods should uplift skilled artisans and inspire conscientious collectors. Many of our products are crafted from natural or recycled materials. Others highlight the vibrance of modern African culture and the immense creativity of artisan entrepreneurs across the continent.