Giving voice to the centuries-old tradition of crafting bells for livestock, artisans expertly set the tone for each bell on this handmade wind chime, perfect for free hanging or wall display. Made from recycled iron painted in weathered gold tone. Wooden clappers produce mellow metallic sound. Dimensions: 25"h x 2 1/2"w.
Your purchase helps marginalized artisan groups in East India build their handcrafting skills, enhancing their access to markets and information, and increasing their income and productivity in a safe and sustainable way.
Since 1990, SERRV International has partnered with artisans in East India, providing a long-term trading partnership and interest-free advance payment for our orders. Through sales of their products, artisans from more than 70 craft groups (many are women), receive improved working conditions, stable incomes, and benefits from health campaigns. In addition, artisans receive help in finding needed export outlets for their handcrafts.
Artisans in East India use several techniques to create their variety of beautiful handcrafts, including embroidery, ikat, leatherwork, batik, hand painting, and metalwork.