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Paper Mache Nativity Set from Bangladesh

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A true collectors nativity is one that you simply don't find anywhere else. This is that set! Made by hand out of paper mache and hand painted, the flavors of Bangladesh come through for a quirky conversation piece. At the end of the season, store conveniently in the accompanying hand made paper box.

Located in Dharagram, surrounded by emerald green rice fields and palm trees, Bonoful Handmade Paper has been making paper since 1995. They use many types of natural and local materials to produce handmade paper. Hemp, wheat-straw, pineapple leaves, coconut fibres, recycled paper and cotton waste from the garment industry are some of the materials which are used to make unique and creative handmade paper and paper products. The women produce a wide range of photo albums, greeting cards, gift bags, journals, lampshades, and boxes. Bonoful employs 50 regular producers and 22 seasonal producers. 

  • Made by hand in Bangladesh
  • Paper mache
  • One nativity set in paper box
  • Tallest piece measures approximately 1-1/2 x 1-3/4 x 4" in hand made paper box measuring 9" x 11" x 2"
  • Set includes Mary, Joseph, Jesus, 3 wisemen, shepherd, donkey, sheep

Find our complete collection of nativity sets here

*Made by hand is uniquely beautiful. Our products are made by humans, not mass produced on automated machines. Minor imperfections and variations are to be expected as a characteristic of the artistry. Please appreciate these individualities for what they are, a maker pouring their heart and soul into a unique and beautiful piece of work for you.

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