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Peruvian Hand crafted Gourd Set of 3: Butterfly, Cat Panda Bear Design - $40 (North Chattanooga)

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condition: like new
Peruvian Hand crafted Gourd Set of 3: Butterfly, Cat Panda Bear Design
Selling all three together.

Designed and hand-crafted by artists in Peru, these fair trade gourd ornaments bring a modern flair to a 4,000-year-old traditional carving and burning technique.

They average 2” to 2.5” in height. Details vary as nature and the artist intended.

Size: 2.3" - 3" sustainable, eco-friendly and natural holiday decor and gifts Size: 2.3" - 3"

Gourd is known as "Mate" in Peru. This art is one of the oldest and most traditional example of Peruvian handicraft, due to the weather conditions in the Andes makes the gourd shell hard, and it is similar to wood.
This beautiful design has been hand - carved and burn is a process similar to wood burning, the pressure and the time of application creates the different shades of colors (shades of brown, black and gray) .

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