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Nativity Gourd Ornament
Retablo ornament holds a bright nativity scene inside a painted gourd. Retablos, or image boxes, were originally brought to Peru from Spain, and portrayed scenes of faith and daily life. Decorative only. Keep out of reach of children.


  • Painted gourd, ceramic
  • Notes: Due to the handcrafted nature of these natural gourds, variations in size and shape occur, making each one unique
  • Average size 4"H - sizes will vary
  • Made in Peru

SKU: 6100470


Deep and lasting relationships are essential to this family-run business, whose name means "hands joined in friendship." They bring the wares of 60 workshops across Peru - gourd carvers, ceramicists, jewelry makers and reverse-painted glass artisans - to market. They create a variety of exquisite handicrafts that tell stories of tradition and resilience. "I want to keep going, keep working to get ahead. My work is a happiness." - Eulogio Medina

Welcome to our global maker-to-market movement where, together with 20,000 artisans, we ignite social change. We create opportunities for individuals, families, and communities in developing countries to thrive through strong relationships, fair wages, safe working conditions, and sustainable practices.