Such a luxurious raw material sought after by a variety of people. But this is NOT ivory! This is the Tagua nut, known for its ivory-like qualities! Renewable, sustainable, and keeps animal ivory where it belongs - on the animal.
Our artisans in Ecuador carve this beautiful leaf shape by hand, making each one truly unique. Every scar; every line on this raw material is polished as smooth as can be.
Note: the natural white color of the Tagua nut and will slowly darken over time, similar to true animal ivory. This is a natural antiquing process.