These sturdy jacaranda bowls are truly magnificent! Each bowl is artfully carved from a single piece of jacaranda wood from Kenya and finished off with a scalloped edge. The nested bowls are approximately 4, 6, and 8 inches in diameter. Skilled artisans use simple hand tools to carve these stunning pieces; the lines are exquisite and the superior craftmanship is evident throughout. These are very sturdy, functional and food-safe making them great for entertaining or a unique design element for the home. Sell as a set or as singles - these make a wonderful wedding or housewarming gift!
In Kenya, the beautiful The jacaranda tree (mimosifolia) is a tropical tree that produces clusters of fragrant purple blooms. The wood is hard and perfect for carving functional and decorative bowls. Jacaranda branches are arched, forming a canopy shaped like an upturned umbrella.
Hand wash only. Periodically treat wood with food-grade mineral oil or olive oil to maintain their beauty and luster.