11 Inch Hand Carved Marble Chess Set Mexico, "Sophisticate"
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Starkly contrasting colors reflect the seriousness of the contests played on this handcrafted chess set. A sophisticated combination of gray and black marble makes an elegant design. Carefully crafted by the Sierra family, this handsome game set typifies Mexican artistry.
- 3.40 kgs
- 7.5 lbs
- Chessboard: 1.3 cm H x 27 cm W x 27 cm D
- Chessboard: 0.5" H x 10.75" W x 10.75" D
- Tallest piece: 5.8 cm H x 2 cm Diam.
- Tallest piece: 2.3" H x 0.8" Diam.
- Smallest piece: 3.5 cm H x 2 cm Diam.
- Smallest piece: 1.4" H x 0.8" Diam.
This artist is currently confronting a major life challenge.
Sierra Family has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $2500 and the most recent for $3800. Proceeds were used to purchase marble and onyx in bulk for her chess sets.
Odette has left a profound impact in her community and has successfully tripled the growth of her workshop from her first six months at NOVICA.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Odette has provided work for incredible people to aid in creating the art in her workshop.
Odette learned her craft from community members in her home town.
"Looking forward to giving this as a gift"
Beautiful colors and workmanship. Classy enough to leave out on display and nice size. I bought this as a gift for my son-in-law and I can't wait to give it too him.
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