Arabesque Lost Wax Statue

Arabesque Lost Wax Statue

$89.99Price

Celebrate life with the one-of-a-kind Arabesque Lost Wax Statue. This statue is handcrafted using the ancient lost wax method of casting bronze. Originating in the Middle East in the ninth century, lost wax is one of the first known methods of working with molten metal. The artisan sculpts wax, then coats it with clay and allows it to dry. Molten bronze is poured into the mold, melting the wax and allowing liquid bronze to fill the shape. After the metal cools, the artisan breaks the clay, revealing a one-of-a-kind figure.

  • Bronze
  • 7.5H inches
  • Due to the handcrafted nature of our products, slight variations enhance authenticity.
  • Handcrafted in Burkina Faso

428 North Main Street

Bloomington, IL 61701

Email: fairtrade@crossroadshandcrafts.com

Tel: (309) 827-0121

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