Fair Trade Wool Felt Yurt Nativity Scene
Handmade by a women's cooperative in Kyrgyzstan from wool felt, this amazing nativity scene has always been a favorite of Arcadia's customers and because they are made of soft felt, it is unbreakable.
Includes a collapsible wool felt yurt for display and/or storage, baby Jesus, Mary, Joseph, three kings bearing gifts, a shepherd, an angel, a lamb, a bull, a donkey, a manger, and a star.
Yurt measures 4" tall by 8" in diameter, with individual pieces ranging from 6" tall for Joseph to 2" for the sheep.
As a fair trade product, your purchase supports maintaining indigenous traditional craft skills, in this case wool felting that was used for centuries to produce the famous yurts of Kyrgyzstan. Funds raised through this project supply significant income to women across the mountain steppes of Kyrgyzstan.
Handmade in Kyrgyzstan