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Our sacred ceremonial rattle is hand crafted in the Peruvian Amazon from chonta wood and gourds. This rattle features an etched animal design on the front and reverse. Finely finished with tufted tops. Each rattle is a unique work of art and has its own sound. Select from your choice of style: butterfly, hummingbird, owl, parrot, toucan, or turtle.Your rattle may vary slightly from photo shown. Handmade in Peru.
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.
This amazing ceremonial rattle is hand crafted in the Peruvian Amazon. This rattle features two images: that of Q'ente (Hummingbird) ready to pollinate a flower and an image of both Kuntor (Condor) and Amaru (Serpent) on the reverse side. Finished with colorful cotton thread windings and the molted feathers of Amazon birds. A unique work of art with a big percussion sound. Made in Peru.