Olive Branch Dove Ornament

Handmade in Philippines

In stock
SKU
7913680

271 available

Ornament dove w/branch M/5 capiz/wire 3L tan/brown/green
Peace on Earth—a holiday message everyone shares. Dove with olive branch is handcrafted in translucent capiz. Capiz is the thin shell of a marine mollusk. First artisans wash and soak shells. After the shells have dried, they are cut into shapes and edged with metal wire. A finishing coat of varnish completes this labor-intensive process. Before glass windows became available in the Philippines, capiz was used for windows in houses. Decorative only. Keep out of reach of children.

  • Capiz, wire
  • 3Lx2H inches
  • Made in the Philippines
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SAFFY, Inc.

SAFFY, Inc. stands for Social Action for Filipino Youth. SAFFY, Inc. markets handmade crafts for many small artisan workshops, and specializes in capiz shell items. Artisans benefit from educational s

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