Capiz Shell from the Windowpane Oyster (placuna placenta) is farm raised in the Philippines both for food and its’ decorative shell. The boxes are constructed from this shell and airbrushed by hand in the Philippines.
Measures: 4″W x 4″L x 2″T. Made in Philippines.
A Hummingbird and Hibiscus blossom are painted on the lid with a beautiful iridescent effect.
The farm raised oysters are softened with heat and formed into boxes then airbrushed by hand.
The story how these are made is printed on the bottom of the box.
Use this box for jewelry, keepsakes and trinkets or a decor item on your dresser, table or shelf.