Copper and Bronze Chavin Decorative Vase from Peru, "Mythic Warriors"
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The curved form of this decorative vase is handcrafted of oxidized copper and accented with shining bronze birds that capture ancient Peruvian iconography. Ana Maria Enciso draws inspiration from the ancient Chavin culture. She crafts two Chavin warriors that adorn the vase as handles.
- 80 grams
- 0.2 lbs
- 8.8 cm H x 9 cm W x 6.5 cm D
- 3.5" H x 3.5" W x 2.6" D
Ana Maria Enciso has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $850 and the most recent for $600. Proceeds were used to buy copper and bronze to continue crafting her designs.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.