Hand-made Kisii soapstone hand-painted carved candle holder.

£7.00


Hand-made Kisii soapstone hand-painted carved candle holder. Height 16cm x width 6.5cm.

Kisii stone is a soapstone mined by hand in the Kisii region. The villagers retain fill from mining, so when they have extracted the soapstone, the pit is refilled. After 5 to 10 years the soapstone regenerates and new stone becomes available. In general, the men do the mining, carving and painting, and the women do the sanding, polishing, washing and packing.


Hand-made Kisii soapstone hand-painted carved candle holder. Height 16cm x width 6.5cm.

Kisii stone is a soapstone mined by hand in the Kisii region. The villagers retain fill from mining, so when they have extracted the soapstone, the pit is refilled. After 5 to 10 years the soapstone regenerates and new stone becomes available. In general, the men do the mining, carving and painting, and the women do the sanding, polishing, washing and packing.

There are no reviews yet.

Be the first to review “Hand-made Kisii soapstone hand-painted carved candle holder.”

Related Products

  • Vocational or Artisan Training

    £20.00
  • Health Care

    £5.00
  • Mosquito net

    £5.00
  • Primary school uniform for a child

    £20.00