This is a true statement piece! Artisans in India hand-carve and polish local marble to craft this beautiful rectangle box with lid. The top is accented with a carved sphere for easy opening. Use as a decor piece that will pop on a table or shelf, in a dressing room for a jewelry box, or an accent in a powder room. Alternatively, the piece is food safe and can be used in the kitchen as a storage box for herbs, teas, cookies or more. The handmade and artistic touch is evident through all the lines. Gorgeous and substantial. Makes a unique 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