Approximately 8 inches tall. Due to handmade nature, size may vary by an inch
Since this item shows the natural colors of the stone, some color variations should be expected. One can often see shades of cream, gray, pink, and brown in the design.
Each piece has gone through multiple stages of sanding and waxing, giving the soapstone a satin finish
Handle with care to avoid breakage
Hand-carved in Kenya from a single piece of Kisii soapstone, found only in the hills of southwestern Kenya. Mining the soapstone from surface hills is a labor-intensive process. Laborers works with shovels, picks, axes, and machetes to carve out large soapstone chunks, which are then carved into beautiful art.