Calabash Birds


Calabash birds

Discover the exquisite charm of these unique Calabash Birds, a captivating set of two handcrafted bird figurines expertly crafted by the talented Gambian artist, Sering Ndow.

Renowned for his artistry, Sering Ndow skillfully transforms dried calabash gourds into these stunning bird sculptures. The figurine preserves the natural hue of the calabash, enhanced with a delicate layer of varnish to accentuate its inherent beauty. Elevate your space with these unique and artfully designed Calabash Birds, a testament to the creativity and craftsmanship of Sering Ndow from Gambia.

This is a unique and one-off piece of African art.

Measurements: total height 26 cm  – diameter 16 – 22 cm

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Set of two calabash bird figurines.
Handmade African Calabash Art from Sering Ndow, The Gambia – West Africa
Dried gourds/calabash were traditionally used as a bowl for food or for storing water and even musical instruments.
Nowadays, African craftsmen use calabash to craft to make beautiful works of art like birdhouses, candle lights, lamp shades etc.