This whimsical Dancing Elephant is carved from serpentine, a traditional stone used in Zimbabwean sculpture and found in many deposits throughout the country. It features a variegated and rich brown coloring with reddish tones that is just stunning. The elephant signifies strength, royalty, dignity, patience, wisdom, longevity, and happiness. A powerful symbol of good fortune, keeping a lucky elephant in your home is associated with opening up to prosperity in your life. Bring this wild African elephant into your space and give your home some global decor vibes! Made using traditional carving techniques, simple tools, and generations of experience and artistry in Zimbabwe. It is carved out of serpentine stone which is then polished with sand and beeswax. Fire is used to bring out the colors and textures in each piece upon completion. Wherever you place this joyful one of a kind sculpture it is sure to bring a smile to your space.
Measurements: 13" x 10" x 5"
Signed by the sculptor on back: Josephat Mackenzi