Elephant Bookends - Small Things Fair Trade

Elephant Bookends


 Elephants are known for their remarkable memories. What better support for your valued books? Rough-hewn elephants are handcrafted by Indian artisans in and around Delhi.

  • Soapstone comes in a wide variety of colors and shades
  • Weight 5.5 pounds
  • 5Lx2Wx4H inches
  • Made in India

Surrounding the city of Kisii in western Kenya are vast deposits of soapstone. The art of carving soapstone began there in the late 20th century and is commonly passed down from parent to child. Nyabigena Soapstone Carvers Cooperative was formed in 1989 to... Read more...