This unique catchall dish can be used to hold air plants, change, jewelry, keys, or office supplies. The dish also works well as a base tray for a small planter. Expect slight variations as kisii stone naturally varies in color from white to pinkish brown.
Soapstone is mined from great pits in the area surrounding Kiisi, Kenya. The mined soapstone is then delivered to carvers who carve sculptures from the natural stone. Once carved, the craftspeople smooth rough edges of the soapstone with sandpaper dipped in water and polish the piece to a high gloss. With every product you purchase, you are helping these artisans have employment, educational opportunities and medical care.