Ethnic Origin Company imports ethnic artifacts and stunning one of kind pieces for home collectors and designers.. Ethnic Origins Company imports tribal artifacts and stunning one of kind pieces for home collectors and designers. Born out of a desire to preserve the past, Ethnic Origins sources items from around the globe through a trusted network of individuals focused on fair trade, historical preservation and timeless beauty.
The Ethnic Origins inventory is built piece by piece by owner and curator Petra Gurin and consists of tribal artifacts and intricate handmade items including baskets, plates, wall art, ornamental trays, vases, blankets and more. Each item chosen to become a part of the Ethnic Origins collection comes with a storied past, historical ties to humanity and the indigenous cultures of Africa, Asia and Europe.
Our hope is that these beloved items will enrich your environment and that each treasure, emblazoned with a unique and rich past, will reconnect you to the world's larger story. At Ethnic Origins, artifacts are not "things”, they are the artistic vision of our ancestors and the lifeblood of today's tribal artisans.