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Wild Tortero Salvaje Centerpiece

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Original price $192.00 - Original price $192.00
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The fabulous Wild Tortero Salvaje Centerpiece is a feat of craftsmanship that mixes the traditions of two of Colombia's indigenous artisanal communities. The black ceramic plate is made in La Chamba and it perfectly contrasts the lighter tones of the base, woven entirely by hand using the fiber of Paja Tetara (a kind of palm tree) in ocher and natural hues.

The base of the centerpiece is woven by artisans of the Eperara Siapidara community through a painstaking process, while the black ceramic hails from the department of Tolima. Decorate your dinner or coffee table, use it as a fruit or vegetable bowl, or simply as a stunning decorative piece to bring a touch of Colombia's art to your home.

MATERIAL
Black ceramic plate, base in paja tetara (a kind of palm tree) and internal structure in recycled wood

DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT
12.9" x 7.8" (32.76cm x 19.81cm)
11.02lb. (5kg)

ORIGIN
Colombia

Please note, this item is made to order and will take 30 business days to create. Once it is ready it will be delivered to you within 10-14 business days.

SHIPPING
Free shipping on all orders over $100! Shipping time is up to 14 business days.
For made to order items, please check the lead time on the product page.

RETURNS
If for any reason, you are unhappy with the item you ordered, you have 14 days to return or exchange it, as long as it is unused and is in perfect condition. Return shipping is free for orders above $100, and at the customer’s expense for orders below $100.
See the full shipping and return policy here.
You can reach our customer support team by email at: info@thenopo.com

  • Clean with a semi-damp cloth, do not expose to sunlight.
  • Revive the fiber with beeswax, taking care not to stain the colors.
  • Alta Estudio

    Alta Estudio

    Industrial and product designer Alejandro Tapias studied in Europe before moving back to his native Colombia to set up Alta Estudio and create beautiful, utilitarian objects with the help of master artisans from the country’s diverse cultural landscape.

    Working with indigenous communities, Alejandro designs stunning objects of home decor, which tell stories, maintain traditions and identities and encapsulate in themselves the stunning landscapes, climates, resources, and history of the places where they were made. Read more
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    Reviewed by Gloria D.
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    Insects dish

    It’s gorgeous

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    Reviewed by Sophia L.
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    Artisanal craftsmanship at its finest

    Beyond the charming shape of this lamp, love that the lampshade is woven from artisans from the indigenous Guangui community of Colombia. Artisanal craftsmanship like this is history in itself.

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