Artisans in India hand-carve and polish local marble to craft this beautiful round bowl in grey marble. This versatile piece has so many uses! It is food safe and can be used in the kitchen for herbs or as a tiny serving/hors d'oeuvres bowl. We also love the bowl for the bar -- great for staging cocktail garnishes. Or, it makes a great decor piece, ring holder, or sage smudge bowl. This will make a sweet and ethical gift!
Story behind the Art:
The region of Uttar Pradesh, India is known for it hand-carved stone crafts that have been passed down for generations. Artisans use hand tools to carve and smooth out the stone work.
Due to the handmade nature, slight variations in size, color, shape, pattern, or other characteristics may be evident. Each piece is truly a unique work of art, lovingly crafted by hand.
Meet the Maker : Asha HandicraftsIndia has always been renowned for its rich silk fabrics, woodcarvings and carpets. However, many of these products are produced in conditions of abject poverty... read more