This large, attractive beautiful sculpture is made from Cobalt Serpentine by artist William Sachiti. William is a member of the Canon Paterson Co-operative Craft Society in Mbare, Zimbabwe.
William Sachiti is a gentle man who always surprises us with his attention to detail. Cobalt Serpentine has colours ranging from gray-green to red and purple.
Length: 37.5 cm (15 inches)
Height: 20.5 cm (8.2 inches)
Width: 8.5 cm (3.5 inches)
Weight: 11.5 lb (5.3 kg)
William is shown in the photos with two other carvings he made of birds, taken March 2017
Nharo works directly with artisans and co-operatives in Zimbabwe. Our first trip to Zimbabwe was in 2002 and we have been going back often, once or twice a year.