This unique fair-trade ornament represents the caiman - the Amazon relative of the American alligator. It will look great hanging on your Christmas tree. This ornament was carved by hand from balsa wood by a native Amazon artisan. The sale of these ornaments supports forest conservation and helps meet local needs in traditional communities in Peru.
Each ornament comes with a tag listing the name and home of the artisan who made it and the plant used to make it. Please remember that each item is handmade and may look different than the photo shown for this model.
Also see: Caiman Calabash Ornament and Rattle