Ceramic Decorative Bowl with Nazca Bird from Peru, "Celestial Hummingbird"
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Inspired by the amazing Nazca geoglyphs in Peru, this decorative bowl features the image of the characteristic hummingbird from ancient iconography. Members of the Huaman Paucar Family handcraft the bowl of ceramic, diligently painting the bowl by hand to surround the central image with geometric motifs in colors that evoke the beauty of the sunset.
- 0.88 kgs
- 1.9 lbs
- 6 cm H x 20 cm Diam.
- 2.4" H x 7.75" Diam.
Huaman Paucar Family has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $900 and the most recent for $400. Proceeds were used to invest in the materials they use so that they can increase pottery production.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
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Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.