Owl Wood Iron Made Decrative Collectable Figurine Natural Materials Solid Mexico
- Hand Carved Ironwood Owl From Mexico
- This hand made owl is about 6 1/4" tall and about 3" wide across the face.
- It comes from the state of Sonora and has been used by the Seri tribe for hundreds of years.
- The Mexican government has declared the ironwood tree a protected species. The tree is a habitat for many species of desert life (plants, birds and animals).
- A small amount of the ironwood is still used by artists who work on beautiful works of art.
- The wood is hard and heavy and is very hard to work with.
- In Mexico, the owl is a symbol for attorneys or doctors.
- This owl will be great for any collector of ironwood or as a gift for someone special!