Brown and Black Marble Chess Set from Mexico (13 Inch), "Brown Challenge"
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The perfect home accessory for offering a cerebral challenge, this chess set from Mexico is presented by the Sierra Family. The artisans work with marble, diligently hand-carving each tile and chess piece to display natural hues of light and dark brown.
- 6.02 kgs
- 13.3 lbs
- Board: 34.8 cm H x 34.6 cm W x 1.6 cm D
- Board: 13.75" H x 13.5" W x 0.6" D
- Largest piece: 7.5 cm L x 2.7 cm W
- Largest piece: 3" L x 1.1" W
- Smallest piece: 4.6 cm L x 2.8 cm W
- Smallest piece: 1.8" L x 1.1" W
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's sales represent a majority of her income. Each purchase makes a profound impact on her life and the lives of the artisans that collaborate in her workshop.
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.
Odette has provided work for incredible people to aid in creating the art in her workshop.