Crin (Horse Hair) Stork with Baby

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$47.50

Description

Stork with Baby Ornament (Ciguena y bebe) – This Stork with Baby Ornament is made from Crin (Horsehair). It is handmade by Artesanias de Chile. Measures Approx. 5.5″ High & 5.5″ Wide.

Please Note: As they are handmade the one you receive may vary slightly from the image show.

Crin (Horsehair) Basketry by Fundacion Artesanias de Chile.
Rari is a small village at the foothills of the Andes in the Maule Region, in Chile's central zone, where from childhood, girls learn the micro weaving techniques with crin (horsehair). They make oranmental miniature figurines representing their rural surrounds includin flowers, butterflies, and insects.

Cesteria En Crin
Rari es una pequena localidad rural ubicada en la precordillera de la Region del Maule, en la zona central de Chile, donde desde ninas las mujeres aprenden el oficio de la microesteria en crin: tejer a man miniaturas usando como materia prima el pelo de caballo. En ellas suelen representar su entorno campesino: Flores, mariposas, insectos. El uso de las piezas suele ornamental.

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs