Kenya

Kenyan Soapstone Oval Plate 'Natural'

£12.00
Tax included.
Size: Small
Material: Soapstone

Pickup available at MARGATE

Usually ready in 24 hours

Hand carved Kenyan oval plate, made from ethically sourced soapstone. This plate makes an excellent, quality display for your keepsakes, soap, smaller ornaments (such as our soapstone hearts) and sentimental treasures.

Soapstone is a beautifully tactile metamorphic rock with a marble-like appearance. The natural variations in the surface are part of its distinctive charm. Soapstone is a natural material, therefore each piece will have varied colours and patterns. 

Our soapstone products are polished and treated with natural beeswax. 

All of our contemporary soapstone products are hand carved in a small town in the South West of Kenya. Our products are carved by a youth self-help group, founded in 1996 with 40 members.

Read more about our Artisans here.

Materials:  Soapstone

Sizing:

Small - Length 14cm x Width 8cm approximately

Large - Length 20cm x Width 12cm approximately

Please handle with care and always wash by hand. Soapstone is not suitable for dishwashers. 

Read more about how to care for your goods on our Care Guide.

SHIPPING & DELIVERY

Once you have placed an order with AARVEN we will do our utmost to ensure your item arrives as quickly as possible. Orders received before 12 noon (Monday - Friday) will be dispatched the same day. Orders placed at a weekend or on an English bank holiday, will be sent the next working day.

UK DELIVERIES

FREE All orders over £50 UPS (1-2 working days)*
 Free
Royal Mail Tracked 48hrs (2-3 working days)

£3.50

Royal Mail Tracked 24hrs (1-2 working days)
£4.50
Royal Mail Special Delivery (order before 12 noon Monday to Thursday to receive next working day, if ordering on a Friday please select 'Guaranteed Saturday Delivery')
£9.95
Royal Mail Special Delivery (order before 12 noon Monday to Thursday to receive next working day, if ordering on a Friday please select 'Guaranteed Saturday Delivery')
£9.95
Royal Mail Guaranteed Saturday Delivery (order before 12 noon Friday to receive Saturday morning)
£12.95
Extra Large/Cat Basket UPS (1-2 working days)
£9.95
UPS (1-2 working days)£4.95

INTERNATIONAL DELIVERIES- Rest of World

Europe Tracked & Signed 7-10 Days£12.00
Europe Large Parcel- Tracked & Signed 7-10 Days£38.99
Rest of World (excluding U.S.A.) Royal Mail Tracked | 7-14 Working Days£15.95
Rest of World (excluding U.S.A.) UPS | UPS 2-7 Working Days

£40

Australia UPS Extra Large/Cat Basket | UPS 3-17 Working Days

£62.99

INTERNATIONAL DELIVERIES- U.S.A

U.S.A Royal Mail (orders under £30) | Tracked & Signed 7-10 Days
£19.95
U.S.A Orders over £30 | UPS 2-4 Working Days
£35
U.S.A Royal Mail Extra Large/Cat Basket| Tracked & Signed 7-10 Days
£75.99

 

* Cat Baskets incure an extra shipping fee due to the large size of the item (Extra Large/Cat Basket)                                             

CUSTOMS INFORMATION

When ordering goods from AARVEN for delivery outside of the European Union, you may be subject to import duties and taxes which are levied once the package reaches your country. Any additional charges for customs clearance must be borne by you; we have no control over these charges and cannot predict what they may be. Customs policies vary widely from country to country, so you should contact your local customs office for further information.