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Whimsical Seedpod Birds - Set of 3

created by

Raina Mazwiembiri

$25.00 $14.99

created by

Raina Mazwiembiri

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Handmade in Zimbabwe from pine cones and seedpods from the Ulmbu tree, this trio of miniature birds stand atop your desk or shelf on tiny twisted wire feet. Delicate hand-painted detail brings out the rich colors of the flamingo, ostrich, and kingfisher's plumage.

Raina's husband, George, started making seedpod birds as a means to earn extra income for their family in 1994. A few years later Raina joined him and together they sold their birds at local craft shops and markets. As her husband moved on to other endeavors Raina took over the enterprise on her own and now works with two of her daughters.


Made from
wire, non-toxic paint, seedpods
Flamingo: 2" L x 1" W x 6" H;
Kingfisher: 2" L x 1" W x 3" H;
Ostrich: 3" L x 2.5" W x 5" H
Due to handmade nature size may vary.
Care: clean with a damp cloth
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