Cypress and Chechen Wood Cutting Board from Guatemala, "To Share"
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In the Mesoamerican Kaqchikel language, jech is the word for sharing. Guatemala's Carpenters of Atitlan draw great inspiration from the indigenous Kaqchickel people as they create this artistic cutting board. Pieces of cypress wood alternate with dark chechen wood to create a beautiful look.
- 1.00 kgs
- 2.2 lbs
- 1.5 cm H x 50 cm W x 20 cm D
- 0.6" H x 19.75" W x 7.75" D
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