Burned Balsa Wood and Bottle Cap Tambourine
Origin: Burkina Faso
Size: 6.25"L x 5"W x 1.5"T
Materials: balsa wood, metal
Artisans in Ougadougou, Burkina Faso, handcraft these unique tambourines by encasing recycled metal bottle cap zills in a lightweight balsa wood frame. A great gift for music lovers or collectors of world instruments, each tambourine sports a burned design, and is completely one-of-a-kind.
Sold singly in assorted designs.
***Small variation in pattern and color will occur as each is unique.
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providing fair payment to workers in developing nations
educating artisans and workers to increase their potential for advancement
ensuring the rights of children
developing products and processes that protect and conserve the natural environment
promoting fair trade as the standard in commercial exchanges