Gemstone-Accented Copper Decorative Vase from Peru, "Andean Warrior"
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This Peruvian decorative vase celebrates the majesty of ancient Andean warriors. Ana Maria Enciso crafts the vase of copper and bronze, featuring an antiqued, oxidized finish with shining accents. Gemstones of sodalite, opal, jasper, onyx, and chrysocolla decorate the front and back of the vase for a truly striking decor accessory. At the back of the sculpture are cultural symbols that draw from Chimu, Inca, and Wari iconography.
- 0.38 kgs
- 0.8 lbs
- 26 cm H x 10 cm Diam.
- 10.25" H x 3.9" Diam.
Ana Maria Enciso has received 7 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $850 and the most recent for $600. Proceeds were used to buy copper and bronze to continue crafting her designs.
This artist uses traditional techniques handed down through the generations and/or creates culturally significant items, helping keep these traditions alive.
The Women's Empowerment badge is awarded to female artisans or artisan groups that are led by women.
Every purchase from this artist has a profound impact on their livelihood and income.
This artist is an elder master and continues to actively practice their craft.