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Grasshopper Ornament (Blue/Gold)

Grasshopper Ornament (Blue/Gold)

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Grasshopper Ornament (Blue/Gold)

Simplicity of design and grace of imagery unite to form our Grasshopper ornament. A gift of a grasshopper is a wish for "good Luck" in Japan.
  • Handcrafted by EUROPEAN artisans.
  • Free-blown by master glass-blowers.
  • Grasshopper ornament height: 2 inches
This ornament is SOLD OUT.

SKU: 15B4GRA004
Price: $25.00 


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The Back Story

Around the world, grasshoppers are considered a food because they are a good source of protein. Called chapulines in Southern Mexico, grasshoppers are eaten raw, boiled, sun-dried, fried, and added to soups. In the Middle East, grasshoppers are eaten as snacks after bring boiled, salted, and dried. Some African countries include grasshoppers in soup (along with other insects) because of the protein provided. In China, skewered grasshoppers are sold in food markets.

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