Kenyan Olivewood Salad Servers with Polka Dotted Bone Handle
These all-natural salad servers are carved from olive wood, a sustainable tree in East Africa known for its rich grain.
The server handles are made from cow bone that has been sanitized, polished, and dyed with a polka dot pattern.
Measurements: 12" L x 3.5" W x 0.6" T
Materials: Olivewood, bone, and dye
Country of Origin: Kenya
Care Instructions: To care for this lovely natural serving piece, hand wash in warm water, dry and rub lightly with a coat of olive or food safe mineral oil.*Due to the artisanal nature of this product, color and size may vary.
THE STORY BEHIND THE PRODUCT
Artisan Organization: Swahili Modern
Swahili African Modern has been building relationships with African artisans for over 20 years. Founded by Leslie Mittelberg, an avid traveler with a heart for sustainable development & a head for business, Swahili represents thousands of artisans from one of the world's most diverse & enigmatic continents.
Swahili Modern is committed to planing long-term relationships with artisans in order to help Africans advance professionally & personally. They pay fairly and on time, so that artisans get rewarded for their hard work and can provide for their families. They also design products from sustainable or recycled materials and strive to keep our customers in touch with the talented artisans who create the products they love.