Kisii Elephant Candle Holder
Hand carved soapstone candle holder shaped into the figure of an elephant.
Soapstones are metamorphic rock composed largely from the magnesium rich mineral of talc and has been widely used throughout history by many cultures as a medium of carving for thousands of years.
The Elephant is seen as a symbol of strength and power and is overly praised for its size stamina, spirit and loyalty, and the likeness of the noble Elephant has been hand-carved into soapstones by African artisans for decades.
Hand carved into a candle holder the Kisii candle holder from Kenya is a beautifully carved soap stone décor that would look lovely in any room and would be a great addition to any candle collection.
- Soapstone carving of the African Elephant as a candle holder
- Color – Green
- 3 x 4.1 inches
- Hand painted and decorated