Crin (Horse Hair) White Elephant

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$29.50

Description

White Crin Elephant (Elefante Blanco)– White Elephant Crin (Horsehair)figurine handmade by Artesanias de Chile. Elephant figure stands approx. 2″ H x 4″ W.

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.

#10-0607-50-1168

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs