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Hand Carved Soapstone Tealight Holder, "Lotus Glory"

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This hand-carved soapstone lotus tealight candle holder is presented by India's Gulam Rasool. This piece hails from Agra--home to the famous Taj Mahal and renowned for its fabulous handicrafts. A tealight is included.

  • 0.37 kgs
  • 0.8 lbs
  • 3.2 cm H x 13 cm W x 13 cm D
  • 1.3" H x 5" W x 5" D

  • Soapstone
  • Natural stone - some variations in color and/or pattern are to be expected
  • For use with tealights only
  • Never leave a burning candle unattended
  • Surface may become warm or hot during use; place on a protected surface
  • Keep away from children and pets
  • Tealight included
  • Made in India.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Indiaicon info
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  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes

Reviews by Customers

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Total reviews

175

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01/16/2021

"Excellent Craftmanship! Unique!"

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Beautiful craftsmanship and always gets a ton of complaints! Great purchase!

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01/15/2021

"I will cherish this forever!!"

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This is Beautiful..Elephants are among my favorite and they come out so well on this design. The artist should be proud as the work is unbelieveable..and his talent is over the top.

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Eye catcher Beautiful color

Best Uses

  • To hold treasures that are dear to me

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Verified Reviewer

01/10/2021

"delicate tea lights"

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They were given as a gift and they are beautiful, very well crafted. I would love to have them for myself.

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01/08/2021

"Love it"

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Beautiful item. What a craftmanship.

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01/04/2021

"elephant collecting"

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Novica has wonderful carved stone elephants and this is a very good one. Little fella inside as well.

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Verified Reviewer

12/28/2020

"Handmade perfection"

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This is a gorgeous little jar. Such meticulous handwork. This is the only item of Gulam Rasools I have ever gotten, but I would definitely purchase his works of art again. You will not be disappointed. Absolutely beautiful.

Tags By Gail

Gorara stone (Soapstone) Jali

Purchased Item:

Ivy Vine, Soapstone jar

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Your Purchase Makes a Difference!

Close to his eightieth birthday, Gulam continues the art he learned from his elders. His father was an marble carver and jali artisan honored with the state award for excellence. Gulam has been honored with the same distinction. He still works alongside his son and other artisans to whom he has taught this craft, and treasures the role he plays in continuing this important Indian artistic tradition.

Gulam Rasool has received 4 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $400 and the most recent for $1800.

Nearing his eighth decade, master stone sculptor Gulam Rasool continues to provide for his family, especially his grandchildren.

This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.

Gulam is proud to be able to help provide for his grandchildren's education.

 
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