Beautiful 3 Pieces Nativity Set handcrafted in tagua (ivory nut) by ecuadorian artisans. The maximum height is 2". It comes in a balsa wooden box, with a description of the material and production of this wonderful nativity set.
This item was design and made by artisans of Ecuadorian's coast, who are associated in non profit organization named Pro Pueblo. Pro Pueblo focuses on raising living standards, improving basic infrastructure, job training, employment and international marketing of high quality Ecuadorian artisan products. Promoting new sources of income for poor families in these small communities reduces pressure on the environment, diminishes migration to cities and foreign countries, and helps preserve the cultural and ecological heritage of the region.
Varying qualities of products are available. The craftspeople working with Pro Pueblo have a fine reputation for crafting varied and exquisite tagua figurines, from leatherback turtles to white-tipped sicklebill hummingbirds. Furthermore they craft jewelry, tiny sculptures, games such as chess and dominoes as well as home decoration products.
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