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LARGE ROOSTER SERVING SPOON SET

LARGE ROOSTER SERVING SPOON SET

Your Price: $36.00
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Part Number:LS005

Overview:


Perfected skill passed down from one generation to the next in Kenya. A young apprentice works among seasoned master carvers to learn the techniques of the craft, from splitting timber to carving and hand-polishing the finished forms. Craftsmen model each form using simple tools to create unique one of kind serving spoons. Guaranteed to add a classy touch to serving beautiful salads, and makes the perfect house warming gift for a recent move.

Product Meaning:

According to Kenyan tradition, the rooster is the only domestic fowl that announces the dawn of a new day.  At the rooster's crow, all awake and head for work at the early dawn.  The rooster is also one of the few animals that seldom moves backwards.  The Kenyan coat of arms shows the rooster holding an axe while moving forward.  It portrays authority, the will to work, success, and the break of a new dawn.    

Details & Dimensions:

·      Approximately 12” long

·      Made in Kenya

·      Made from fast growing olive wood 

 

*All products are made by hand with love and vary slightly in color and size. 

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Care Instructions:

Hand wash only. Use a soft cloth and olive oil for polishing.