CAIMAN BALSA WOOD ORNAMENT – CARVED BY PERUVIAN AMAZON ARTISAN
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CAIMAN BALSA WOOD ORNAMENT – CARVED BY PERUVIAN AMAZON ARTISAN

$12.00

Amazon Ecology works with hundreds of native and campesino artisans from the Peruvian Amazon to produce and sell innovative fair trade handicrafts. Your purchase helps to create sustainable income for artisan families, promote forest conservation, and supports local development in their communities. This product is an example of what we have carried in the past. Click on the Visit Shop button to see our current inventory.

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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.

Model: ORBR003

Also see: Caiman Calabash Ornament and Rattle

Made by Jaguar Association in the Peruvian Amazon

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