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Colonial Hand Tooled Leather Jewelry Chest, "Bird of Paradise"

Shaped like an antique chest, a voluptuous jewelry box features polychrome... more

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Shaped like an antique chest, a voluptuous jewelry box features polychrome motifs. The lavish designs are embossed on burnished leather. Oscar Pastor creates an enchanting jewelry box. Seven drawers open with wrought iron pulls.

  • 2.39 kgs
  • 5.3 lbs
  • 29.5 cm H x 26.5 cm W x 14.5 cm D
  • 11.5" H x 10.5" W x 5.75" D

  • Mohena wood, leather, wrought iron
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Peruicon info
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Jean

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03/09/2020

"Gorgeous Jewelry Box"

I was very tempted to keep the box for myself after learning that the lady i had purchased it for had already been gifted a similar box.

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Bird of Paradise, Colonial Hand Tooled Leather Jewelry Chest

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Catherine B.

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12/04/2016

"I feel privileged to own it"

I was absolutely thrilled when I received my jewellery box handcrafted by Mr. Pastor. It truly is a work of art and I feel very privileged indeed to own such a beautiful piece crafted with such care and passion. I was also impressed by how carefully my jewellery box was packed for its long journey from Peru to Australia, and the thoughtful presentation which made the occasion of its receipt such a delight.

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Virginia

From Escondido, California

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01/14/2024

"Beautiful"

This rack is shown off as a lovely piece of art - has a few magazines in it, but thats not its main function. Has a very viewable place in the den and is enjoyed by all.

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Sweet Contrasts, Mahogany and Leather Magazine Rack Hand Tooled Furniture

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EDGUBI

From Texas

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12/07/2023

"If I could have only one jewelry box..."

I collect jewelry boxes and had several times more capacity than I do jewelry to store in them. However if I had to pare down my collection to one item, it would be this one. Even if I had to pare it down to only the boxes whose space I actually need, this one would be a viable contender against the option of keeping multiple boxes, especially if space was a concern.Each drawer is capacious and the shallow but ample storage in each compartment means that it would be very easy to find things. Its also very pretty, even as someone who doesnt usually go for green as a decor choice, apart from plants.The colors dont pop as much in natural light as they do in pictures, but the engravings are still really nice.

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  • storage

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Claudia

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06/06/2023

"Sent to my great-niece for HS graduation."

This is the note I received from my sister, (her grandmother.)...Haylee LOVED the leather embossed jewelry box! LOVED IT. Went on and on about it. Read the note, the postcard, the description. And it was extremely well packaged. Took a few minutes to get into it! Lol. We were both amazed by the craftsmanship. She will be sending out notes but I wanted to let you know how well it was appreciated.

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Tracey

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04/01/2023

"Happy Hummingbird Jewelry Box"

Happiness indeed!!! The carvings and colors are absolutely beautiful! I love this jewelry box! I love the various drawers- so much storage space for necklaces, bracelets, etc. Now I need to buy more beautiful jewelry from Novica!!

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Moving On Up

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Oscar suffered from depression and worry about not being able to support his family. He would walk the streets, going door to door to try to sell his products. His income has increased more than three times since joining Novica and he is now able to rely on the sales of his products to pay for household essentials and to support his daughters' educations.

Preserving Traditions

Preserving Traditions

Since the introduction of handcrafted leather by the Spaniards during the colonial period, Peruvian culture has added its own twist with cultural designs and local materials. Oscar uses the traditions of handcrafted leather in his work, keeping the technique alive for future generations to enjoy.

Microcredit Financing

Microcredit Financing

Oscar Pastor has received 9 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $2400. Proceeds were used to purchase of leather and hardwoods such as mohena, cedar, and tornillo, as well as in paints, sealers, and lacquer.

Enabling Education

Enabling Education

Oscar's sales help provide and support his two daughters' education, giving them access to opportunities they didn't have before.

Caring for Children

Caring for Children

Oscar treasures his two daughters, Cheli and Maria Jose, and he does everything he can to provide a better life for them.

Profound Impact

Profound Impact

Oscar uses his steady income from NOVICA to pay for daily essentials and support the education of his girls.

Job Creator

Job Creator

Oscar provides jobs to young people entering the workforce and helps them explore their own unique talents.

 
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