Soapstone Family Sculpture
This is a soapstone sculpture of a family of 4 painted in black. This is very traditional sculpture that is found all over East Africa with a message of unity and the importance of one's family. The process of creating a piece like this involves the mining, moulding, polishing and painting of the stone by hand.
Height: ~ 21,0 cm / 8,3 in
Weight: 0,8 kg / 1,8 lb
Nyasimi is from Tabaka Hills which is the main region to find soapstone in Kenya. He is our artisan and partner for soapstone products.He is incredibly resourceful and his work is exceptional.