Enjoy this powerful and happy pair, mom and baby elephant, hand carved from soft soapstone by Gusii artisans in western Kenya. The kisii stone is known widely as soapstone because of its smooth, soapy texture The colorful non-toxic dyed finish is later added by Nairobi artisans. African Soapstone Sculptures are made through Fair Trade practices. This means that the artisans make a living wage, work under humane conditions and do not harm the environment during the creation of their sculptures.
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Sculptures are hand made of soapstone in Kenya. Sizes, color and designs will vary slightly giving each piece its’ own distinct look. Mother elephant is approximately 6 by 3.5 by 2.5 inches and baby elephant is approximately 4.5 by 2.5 by 2 inches. One pair of heavy African Kissi Soapstone Elephants, Mother and Baby, black.