Dragonfly Motif Reverse-Painted Glass Box from Peru, "Flight of the Dragonfly"
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In the colonial tradition of reverse-painted glass, beautiful dragonflies take flight among a floral paradise on the surface of this decorative box. Completed with gold-tone trim, the box is designed by Peruvian artisan Marlene Guisgueta. It opens to a single-compartment interior for storing small items.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
Marlene Guisgueta has received 2 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $500.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.