Mahogany Wood Frog Decorative Artisan Made Box, "Lucky Frog"
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Guatemala's Gaspar Mendoza evokes a lucky frog as an admirable decorative box. He carves the box by hand of mahogany with detailed artistry and uses granadillo wood around the eye. The lid swivels to open.
Mendoza recommends the use of linseed oil when wiping, to preserve the wood's natural beauty.
- 91 grams
- 0.2 lbs
- 3.8 cm H x 11.5 cm W x 7.5 cm D
- 1.5" H x 4.5" W x 3" D
This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Gaspar Mendoza has received 3 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $200 and the most recent for $300.
This artist striving to supporting their own or their family's basic needs and improve their livelihood.