African Lioness Bookends Hand Carved in Zimbabwe
These handmade Shona stone bookends feature the top and tail half of a walking lion. This pair of lion bookends is the perfect accessory for any distinguished desk, bookcase, or a wall shelf. You can display them for their looks alone on a side table or mantel and placing a potted plant in between creates an eye-catching look anywhere. Use this pair to prop up books or files at home or at the office. Hand carved in Zimbabwe by the skilled Shona artisans. Due to the handmade nature of this item, some variation is expected. Read our Handmade Variation Disclaimer to learn more. Fair trade.
- Approximately 6" H x 3" W x 11" L
- Weighs approximately 6lbs
- Hand-crafted item - color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
- Hand Made in Zimbabwe.
- Ships fast from USA
About The Artisans
This beautiful work of art was purchased directly from the Shona artists in Zimbabwe. We source our handmade Shona products through a small family-run supplier in Harare who has been working with and supporting these talented artists for over 10 years. Your purchases of these products help provide stable employment and basic needs for many dependents at a time when unemployment and inflation in Zimbabwe are at unimaginable levels.
Our handmade products are Fair Trade with the artists either working for themselves or working in co-operatives. The items purchased from our Shona artists support the indigenous tribes of Zimbabwe. We believe that it is now more important than ever to keep supporting these artists during these increasingly difficult times as the ability of these artists to support their families depends on our purchases. unique bookends african bookends animal bookends stone bookends best bookends jungle bookends the book ends