Crafted by Tuareg refugees living in Niger. The metalwork used to create this crescent moon highlights impressive heritage techniques that are used to create both utilitarian and decorative objects. For these nomadic pastoralists who traditionally inhabit a vast area in the Sahara Desert, the moon is a symbol of protection and prosperity.
MADE51 Christmas Collection
Each ornament in the MADE51 Holiday Collection tells a story about the cultural heritage of its maker. These beautiful crafts are windows into the diversity and talent of refugee artisans around the world. They fill homes with meaning, as symbols of solidarity, empowerment and hope.