Nature: Rescuing the symbols of nature, inspired in native American Mapuche symbolism and art, this elegant candle holder has been made by hand, with over 1.000 strikes of the hammer, using traditional techniques as means of drawing each one of its delicate symbols. A work of art, and a decorative piece of tableware, full meaning, elegance and beauty. By purchasing this piece, you will be helping preserve the ancestral art of indigenous Mapuche silverware from Chile, providing oportunities of fair trade employment to communities of artisans in the south of Chile.
– Handmade using traditional techniques in the south of Chile
– Metal alloy (German Silver)
– Size: 4 cm high x 12 cm diameter / 1.5 inches tall x 4.7 inches diameter
– Weight: 140 gr.
– Elegant gift box included
– Certificate of authenticity and symbolism is included
– Worldwide shipping with DHL Express
This piece has been handmade rescuing ancestral indigenous techniques from the Araucania Region in the south of Chile. Learn more here.
Inspired in the ancestral Mapuche arts and culture. Find out more.
This piece supports artisans with local and constant employment under international fair trade standards. Learn more about the Fair Trade principles here.
Your piece be shipped to you with DHL Express between 7 to 10 days from the time of your purchase, allowing it to be handmade by our master artisans in the south of Chile. See our policies here.
A word on us: As a team and family we have been involved for decades in the investigation and promotion of indigenous culture and arts from Chile. We founded Lágrimas de Luna as a cultural and design-driven project to contribute to the sustainability of native cultures and build a tolerant society towards our diversity.
The excellence, social impact and symbolism of our pieces reflects our enduring commitment to this goal, as well as the illusion and commitment of the artisans, designers, poets and researchers, who for many years have contributed with their talent to this dream and project.