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Product ID: 112006

Artisan Crafted Cotton and Wood Display Doll, "Storyteller Hippo"

byGusti Ngurah Semarajaya: icon star icon star icon star icon star icon star (120)
Gusti Ngurah Semarajaya creates a mythical hippo that tells stories filled with... more

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Details

Gusti Ngurah Semarajaya creates a mythical hippo that tells stories filled with fantasy and color. This entertaining hippo is carved of crocodile wood and dressed in cotton ikat robe.

  • 0.43 kgs
  • 0.9 lbs
  • Doll: 47.7 cm H x 36 cm W x 6.5 cm D
  • Doll: 18.75" H x 14.25" W x 2.6" D
  • Folded: 25 cm H x 12.8 cm W x 10.5 cm D
  • Folded: 9.75" H x 5" W x 4.1" D

  • Crocodile wood and 100% cotton
  • Not a toy. Not intended for use by children age 12 or under.
  • Signed by the artist
  • Base included
  • Made in Indonesia.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Bali and Javaicon info
Gift Info
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

120

From minnesota/USA

Verified Reviewer

09/02/2016

"Fun item for my bookcase"

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This hippo has joined a few other of his friends on my bookcase. A very fun place for storyteller animals!

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Storyteller Hippo, Artisan Crafted Cotton and Wood Display Doll

From San Diego, CA. United States

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02/18/2020

"Fireplace gotcha"

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Has sat by my [inactive] fireplace for years. Delightful discussion with seasonal/cultural settings.

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Storyteller Hippo, Artisan Crafted Cotton and Wood Display Doll

Verified Reviewer

02/10/2017

"A Real Treasure"

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Really love this little guy. This is the second item I have bought from this very talented artist. He really pays attention to detail and is brilliant no matter what he imagines. I would have to say whatever you order you will be quite pleased.

Tags By Kathleen

Cheerful chipper and delightful

Best Uses

  • On my desk or credenza

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Storyteller Hippo, Artisan Crafted Cotton and Wood Display Doll

Verified Reviewer

06/18/2020

"Peaceful!"

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Unique and great quality perfect size.

Best Uses

  • My daughter's room vibe

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Hidden Buddha, Buddhism Wood Sculpture

Verified Reviewer

05/15/2020

"Love these!"

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Very well made. I wanted these to hang on the wall but they come attached to a stand. Nevertheless, they are beautiful on display and beautifully made.

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Verified Reviewer

04/29/2020

"Fabulous"

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This is my fourth purchase from this artist. I love them all!

Best Uses

  • Decorative

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

This artist has dramatically improved their livelihood by working with NOVICA.

Gusti Ngurah Semarajaya has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $500 and the most recent for $1000. Proceeds were used to invest in wood and additional labor for production.

This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.

Gusti now has artisan assistants who help with the hand-painting of his designs. Each of these assistants works from home.

In addition to supporting his three children, Gusti also cares for a foster child.

Gusti pays for the education of his three children and his foster child.

 
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