Handcrafted Ceramic Soap Dish and Tumbler Set, "Tropical Banana Leaf"
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Bali's natural treasures inspire the art of Putu Oka Mahendra in the design of this bathroom set. He thinks of leaves from the banana palm trees to shape the tumbler and soap dish with draining holes, each expertly crafted by hand with ceramic featuring a glazed finish.
- 0.50 kgs
- 1.1 lbs
- Soap dish: 3 cm H x 13 cm W x 8 cm D
- Soap dish: 1.2" H x 5" W x 3.1" D
- Tumbler: 11.6 cm H x 8 cm Diam.
- Tumbler: 4.6" H x 3.1" Diam.
Putu Oka Mahendra has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $1300 and the most recent for $1100. Proceeds were used to invest in hiring more artisans from his community to increase production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.