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  1. Peruvian Maraca Painted

    Hand painted percussion maracas are made in Peru.  Maracas or rattles are used in Latin-American music. They are shaken, one in each hand, with the rhythm of the music. Maracas are so popular they are now a standard part of orchestral percussion sections. Shamans may sometimes use maracas or rattles to invoke the gods, raise energy, dispel evil spirits and bring joy to the listeners. Sold Individually.

    $10.00
  2. Peruvian Carved Gourd Rattle- Small

    Our fair trade, hand carved gourd rattles are made in Central Peru. The gourds are grown in the warm Central Valleys of the Andes, the costal oasis and in the jungles. After harvest they are thoroughly dried, skinned and then sanded smooth. The designs are carved on the gourd without sketching creating many intricate designs. Our designs vary so let us pick one for you.  Sold individually.  Gourd carving is one of the oldest art forms in Peru and dates back to 2,500 BC.
    $7.00
  3. Peruvian Carved Gourd Rattle

    Our fair trade, hand carved gourd maracas are made in Central Peru. The gourds are grown in the warm Central Valleys of the Andes, the costal oasis and in the jungles. After harvest they are thoroughly dried, skinned and then sanded smooth. The designs are carved on the gourd without sketching creating many intricate designs. Our designs vary let us pick one for you.  Gourd carving is one of the oldest art forms in Peru and dates back to 2,500 BC. Sold Individually.

    $12.00
  4. Peruvian Amazon Gourd Rattle - Tiny

    •  Moon
    •  Sun Moon
    •  Condor Eagle
    •  Dolphin
    •  Jaguar
    •  Hummingbird Flower
    •  Butterfly
    •  Chakana/Shipibo

    Cute as can be, this tiny rattle is perfect for travel with a smaller, yet strong sound. Made in Peru by the Shipibo of natural gourd and chonta wood, the bowl is hand etched with the totems and symbols of their jungle cosmology. Trimmed with colorful thread windings above and below the bowl, the top is trimmed with the delicate and colorful molted feathers of Amazon avians. Choice of styles. Sizes approximate. 7.5 inches long and 1.5 inches bowl width.

  5. Peruvian Amazon Gourd Rattle - Small

    •  Condor Eagle
    •  Dolphin
    •  Four Directions
    •  Chakana/Shipibo

    Our ceremonial hand crafted rattles are made by the artist in Peru. Each features a hand-etched subject, either a parrot in one of two sizes; owl, song bird, hummingbird, fish, insect, moon, toucan and butterfly, and is trimmed atop the chonta handle with molted Amazon bird feathers and colorful cotton thread windings.  Each piece is a unique work of art and has it own sound.  Price is per piece. 

  6. Peruvian Amazon Gourd Rattle - Small

    •  Moon
    •  Parrot
    •  Chakana/Shipibo
    •  Sun
    •  Shipibo Design
    •  Turtle
    •  Bird

    Our ceremonial hand crafted rattles are made by the artist in Peru. Each features a hand-etched subject, either a parrot in one of two sizes; owl, song bird, hummingbird, fish, insect, moon, toucan and butterfly, and is trimmed atop the chonta handle with molted Amazon bird feathers and colorful cotton thread windings.  Each piece is a unique work of art and has it own sound.  Price is per piece. 

  7. Peruvian Amazon Gourd Rattle - Natural - Mini

    Our fair trade, hand-carved gourd rattles are made in Peru. The gourds grow in the warm central valleys of the Andes, the coastal oasis and the jungles. After harvesting, they are dried, skinned and sanded smooth. Intricately carved and worked by artisans freehand on the gourd surface. Natural color with a variety of birds, flowers, and other musical instruments. These rattles come in a range of lengths from 4.25 to 5.5 inches and widths from 1.5 to 2.5 inches.  Perfect for travel or children. Complete with woven cotton string handles. Peru.

    $4.50
  8. Peruvian Amazon Colorful Gourd Rattle - Painted - Short

    •  Red Llama
    •  Purple White

    Our fair trade, hand-carved gourd maraca rattles are made in Central Peru. The gourds grow in the warm central valleys of the Andes, the coastal oasis and the jungles. After harvesting, they are dried, skinned and sanded smooth. Artisans carve freehand on the surface, creating intricate designs. Hand painted featuring a variety of different scenes, including birds, flowers, llamas and other indigenous designs. String hole in handle. Short sizes range from 4.75 - 7.5 in L with a 2 - 3 in diameter. Choice of colors. Some variation in design and size may occur. Peru.

  9. Peruvian Amazon Colorful Gourd Rattle

    •  Red Bird
    •  Purple White

    Fair trade, hand-carved gourd rattles are made in Central Peru. Grown in the warm central valleys of the Andes, the coastal oasis and the jungles, they are dried, skinned and sanded. Artisans carve the surface and then paint animals, including birds, flowers, llamas, turtles, coyotes, and indigenous designs. Holes in the handles can be used for stringing. Sizes and shapes vary from 8 to 9.25 in long and 2.75 - 3.5 in diameter. Price shown is per piece. Choice of color-style. Some variation in color-style may occur.

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