This beautiful, rich brown African Soapstone Elephant Bust was hand carved by artisans in rural Kenya.
This special little sculpture originates in Kenya’s Kisii District where skilled artisans excel at carving the soft soapstone into modern and functional items for the home. A second set of artists in Nairobi dye each item until a vibrant hue is achieved.
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The African Sculptures are all Fair Trade items. This means that the Kenyan artisans make a living wage, work under humane conditions and do not harm the environment during the creation of their pieces. The African Soapstone Elephant Bust, Small is hand made of soapstone and hand dyed with non-toxic dyes. Sizes, color and design will vary slightly giving each piece its’ own distinct look.
One, African Soapstone Elephant Bust, Small, approx. 4.5x2x4″.