Handcrafted Ceramic Teapot, "Elephant Cream Tea"
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Holding its trunk high in sign of joy, an elephant models for Putu Oka Mahendra's art. He designs an endearing ceramic teapot that is exquisitely detailed in a glossy cream finish. The natural grain of rattan creates a harmonious contrast.
- 0.70 kgs
- 1.5 lbs
- 21 cm H x 18 cm W x 11 cm D
- 8.25" H x 7" W x 4.3" D
- 800 ml
- 27 oz.
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.