ITEM#: 13265833This handmade creation is offered in partnership with NOVICA, in association with National Geographic.
This hanging wall piece depicts two sinuous Nagas, half-snake half-human benevolent creatures. This wood hanger accent piece is carved by hand from rain tree wood.
- Hand-carved by artisans in Thailand
- Wood hanger accent piece carved by hand from rain tree wood
- Nagas are worshipped as heralds of fertility, responsible for rain
- Measures 5.3 inches high x 22.4 inches wide
- Tapestry measures 20 inches wide
Story Behind the Art:
Yodchai Saelor, is from the Lisu hill tribe in Thailand. 'I grew up in the forest with my grandparents, my mother and my two sisters. We all respected the spirits as per our religion,' recalls Saelor. 'I work with my sister and her husband, and together we crafts traditional instruments. I also enjoy wood carving, and creating my own designs. My wife comes from a hill tribe too, we were introduced by my sister and she works with us too.'
The handcrafted touch of artisan skill creates variations in color, size and design. If buying two of the same item, slight differences should be expected. Note: Color discrepancies may occur between this product and your computer screen.
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Please allow 10 business days for the product to leave our warehouse and to receive tracking information. You should expect to receive this item within 15 business days.
|Dimensions||5.3 inches H x 23.4 inches W x 15 mm D; inner tapestry width: 20.0 inches W|
|Materials||Rain tree wood|
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