This windchime is handmade in Northern India from recycled iron, utilising traditional artisan iron-working skills. Adorned with bells and colourful glass beads, it features an elephant image and is both aesthetically pleasing and musically gentle. An elephant depicted with an upturned trunk is widely considered a symbol of good luck.
Size: 30 x 58 cm
Recycled Iron, Glass Beads
Hand Crafted In India
HAND MADE CONTEMPORARY METALWORK CRAFTS
Handmade for Namaste on a fair trade basis in Northern India by a family based business that specialises in employing skilled craftsmen to make design led contemporary crafts and gifts. They provide valued full time employment to 19 people and over 60 artisans on a piecework self-employed basis. Good benefits include fair pay, sick pay and regular hours. The business supports fee free schools for poorer families. Namaste is recognized by BAFTS, the British Association for Fair Trade Shops and Suppliers as a fair trade importer.