Painted Cedar Wood and Leather Jewelry Box from Peru, "Shimmering Eagle"
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From Peruvian artisan Kelvin Maguiña comes this richly colored and ornately decorated jewelry box. Hand-tooled eagles surrounded by leaves adorn the lid and sides of the box, which is crafted from cedar wood and leather. The chest is lined with soft maroon velveteen and features a key-lock. Beneath the main compartment are seven removable drawers of different sizes to enable easy storage of various articles of jewelry.
- 3.02 kgs
- 6.7 lbs
- 33 cm H x 31 cm W x 19 cm D
- 13" H x 12.25" W x 7.5" D
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Kelvin Maguina has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $800 and the most recent for $1500.
I bought this beautiful item for my wife for her birthday. We both love it and admire the artestry of the piece. It was a great addition to our fall colored bedroom motif.
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- This was a gift for: Wife
- Occasion: birthday