Fair Trade Ecuadorean Tagua Tortoise Figurine

Ecuadorean Artisan

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Handcrafted in an artisans' cooperative in Ecuador, this tortoise figurines is hand-carved from tagua nut which is a type of vegetable ivory that is sustainably harvested from a Palm tree.  After carving it has been stained to give it the darker than ivory tone.  It measures. 2" high.


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