Whoa! You can't favorite your own shop.

Whoa! You can't buy your own item.

Whoa! You can't favorite own item.

Whoa! You can't add your own item to a list.

Add this item to a treasury!

You don't have any treasuries yet. Enter a title below to create one.

This item has been added.

View your treasury.

Like this item?

Add it to your favorites to revisit it later.
Decorative metal house numbers - 4 1/2" high address numbers are handcrafted from a flattened, recycled steel drum at our workshop in Haiti. This is for 2 house numbers of your choice. Please see our listings for ordering other amounts of house numbers. When you place your order, please specify what numbers you are needing.

Hand painted metal address numbers are found at my other Etsy shop, TropicAccents. To view those numbers, click on this link…..

We make these house numbers at our workshop in Port au Prince, Haiti. Both ends of the steel drum are removed and placed inside of the remaining cylinder along with scrap paper, dried banana or sugar cane leaves. It is set on fire, to burn off any paint or residue. When cooled, the drum is cut down the side and flattened out to create a "metal canvas" of approximately 3' x 6', upon which the design is drawn. Using hammer, chisel and various primitive tools, the shape is cut and the various decorative patterns are pounded into the metal, creating a unique and treasured piece of primitive art. The finished design is coated with a protective finish. Can be hung indoors or outdoors.

You can view a few photos of the process of making these pieces of metal art. Please visit all of my Etsy Shops:

Haitian Metal - Displays our ethnic Haitian metal art, which has been hand cut from recycled steel oil drums and finished with finely detailed hammered work. These unique pieces can be seen at …

Tropic Accents – Brightly hand painted metal decorative home decor in a tropical theme. Tropical Fish, Gingerbread Houses, Geckos, Frogs and more ….

Stained Glass Delight - Features handcrafted stained glass sun catchers and jewelry boxes, finished in decorative solder work. These make wonderful gifts.

Switch Plate Decor - Hand painted metal light switch covers. All hand cut from recycled steel oil drums in Haiti. A huge selection of tropical designs….

If you like this piece, please let others know about it by clicking on Tweet, PinIt or Like it on Facebook, just to the right of this listing. I certainly appreciate it.

Shipping charges are shown for the continental United States (48 states).
For cost of shipping to Hawaii, Alaska, and other locations, including foreign countries, we will be happy to look into shipping costs to your location and contact you.

2 Metal House Numbers - Address Numbers - Metal Art of Haiti - 4 1/2" Metal Address from Haitian Recycled Steel Drum - AD500-4

$15.90 USD
Please select from the available options


  • Handmade item
  • Materials: metal, steel, steel drum, upcycled metal, oil drum, recycled steel drum, recycled metal, recycled steel
  • Ships from Haiti to select countries.
  • Feedback: 529 reviews
  • Favorited by: 83 people

Contact Etsy Support

Bummer! We don't support that file type. Please upload a .jpg, .gif, .png, or .pdf.
Oops! A stitch has gone awry. Please try again.

Contact Etsy Support
We offer English-language support 7 days a week from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. ET for certain issues. We aim to call you within 60 minutes of your request and may record the call for quality assurance. Speak to you soon!