Soapstone Maasai Plate
Beautiful handmade square Maasai soapstone plate. The Maasai are one of the oldest and most traditional tribes in Kenya.The process of creating a piece like this involves the mining, moulding, polishing and painting of the stone by hand.
As with all handmade soapstone items, variations of colour and style can occur.
We recommend to use these plates for decor purposes or for very unique and special events. Don’t put them in the dishwasher or expose them to extreme heat. Wipe with a cloth and a little water to clean.
Length: ~ 25,0 cm / 9,8 in
Width: ~ 25,0 cm / 9,8 in
Weight: ~ 1,0 kg / 2,2 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.