A delightful decorative display bird which is made from both jute material and cotton material. The tail is made with coloured threads of jute and the eyes are sewn on coconut buttons. Filled with jute fibre.
Length of bird without tail 17 cms
Length of bird with tail is 21.5cms
Height of bird including dangly legs is 18cms
Handmade and purchased from the fair trade organization, YWCA Craft Centre, Bangladesh. The YWCA Craft centres are located in the capital Dhaka, and also in Kalijong and Savar villages. About 450 ladies, many uneducated and previously destitute are employed by the YWCA. Benefits include a compulsory 10% savings programme, interest free loans and health and legal support.