Wine barrel candle holder in ostrich eggshell



“Out of Africa” … in your interior … Once you fall for the charms of these exotic home decoration items, there is no stopping to it! This original candle holder for 5 tea lights is handmade from wooden wine barrel pieces and set up on the top side in ostrich eggshell. Ideal to decorate your dining table or coffee table. You can create a cozy combination with our 2 or 3-tealight candle holders.

MiClay, in the South African Eastern Cape, makes unique & beautiful items with small pieces of ostrich eggshell. From toasters for your coffee table, to candle holders, animals, bowls or trays.

Ostrich eggshell … It remains something unique … That ostrich eggs are the largest, with an equivalent of 24 to 28 chicken eggs, well, you already knew that. But did you know that our ancestors also used them some 100,000 years ago? It was a source of protein, but in addition, the bowl also served as a palette for their artworks and a way for African hunters to carry water with them. And the eggshell is also perfect for decoration items…

Length +/- 94 to 104 cm
Width +/- 8 to 11 cm
Height +/- 8 to 10 cm

Weight approx 1,3 to 1,7 kg

Additional information



Ostrich egg shell

Made in

South Africa