This statue is made from "Mbigou stone", which is found only in a town in south Gabon. The softness and natural grey / green tones of this stone make it stand out like no other, and helps to create a feeling of calm. It has no equal, which adds to the appeal of this statue.Handcrafted in Gabon, this beautiful stone statue adds a touch of elegance to any room. Created by local craftsmen, you can see, and feel, the emotion that has gone into creating this unique design. This statue is a combination of traditional African art and contemporary art, and the two are perfectly blended together. Where to display:Wherever you display this piece, she will add her own style to the room. Display her in the lounge with one of our other stone carvings to create an area of beauty. Place her in the dining room and she will watch over your table when you dine. Display her in the hall and she will welcome your guests. Perfect Gift : This statue of a Mother would make a wonderful designer gift for anyone and for any occasion. Given as a gift for a special occasion or to a loved one, you will be giving them not only a unique work of art, but a mother to watch over them. This piece is ideal for mother's day gifts or as a present to a grandmother or sister. She would be the perfect gift for any occasion: be it birthday, Christmas, or as a gift to welcome someone to their new home. Whoever you give this wonderful piece to will welcome her in to their home with a feeling of love and harmony.