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Perched Iguana - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,310.00 MXN
This piece is made using the traditional Huichol method, where colorful beads are individually placed on a hand-carved wooden figure. The iguana has great significance within Wixáritari cultures, representing protection for the peyote-producing lands where Huichol shamans draw inspiration to pass down elements of their culture in the absence of written history. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Wood, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 15cm x 36cm Weight: 8kg
This piece is made using the traditional Huichol method, where colorful beads are individually placed on a hand-carved wooden figure....
Huichol Chihuahua - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,280.00 MXN
This tiny yet spirited dog may be the breed most associated with Mesoamerican peoples, and this handmade sculpture pays tribute to its enduring endearment. Among the images shown in the intricate bead detailing is the sacred peyote flower that inspired Huichol shamans in their visual storytelling as well as the deer, one of the most revered creatures in the culture. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your item will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 27cm x 27cm x 15cm
This tiny yet spirited dog may be the breed most associated with Mesoamerican peoples, and this handmade sculpture pays tribute...
Teddy Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,280.00 MXN
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to this powerful and hardy creature. The intricate beadwork of this piece depicts the head of the wolf, messenger from the gods and closest connection with humanity in Huichol culture, as well as Tao Jreeku, the Father Sun. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 13cm x 17cm x 18cm
The mighty bear patrols the wilderness of the Americas virtually unchallenged, and this handcrafted paper mache sculpture pays tribute to...
Galloping Horse - Tierra Huichol
$ 2,230.00 MXN
As the main method of long-distance transport for the indigenous Wixáritari people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions. Horses were used to facilitate the trade of goods and medicine as well as in battle as these indigenous peoples fought to defend their homeland from invasion. These paper maché sculptures are decorated with colorful beads showcasing traditional shaman-inspired imagery. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 33cm x 12cm x 26cm
As the main method of long-distance transport for the indigenous Wixáritari people, the horse is greatly respected in their traditions....
Unicorn Head - Tierra Huichol
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The mythical unicorn is regarded in cultures around the world as a harbinger of the divine, and this carefully crafted piece pays tribute to its legacy using traditional Huichol iconography. This statue is adorned with colorful beadwork depicting images such as the wolf, regarded as the closest creature to mankind, as well as the omniscient “God’s Eye.” Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 10cm x 25cm
The mythical unicorn is regarded in cultures around the world as a harbinger of the divine, and this carefully crafted...
Roaring Jaguar - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,920.00 MXN
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar (Mayetse 🐆) has a rich legacy in Wixáritari culture. Its fierce nature gives it its’ characteristic spirit in Huichol culture, as warriors would draw inspiration from the jaguar during intense battles to defend their native lands. Mayetse 🐆 are the messengers of the Huichol god of fire (Tatewari 🔥)--the patron of all shamans, spirit guides and ambassadors to the gods, called Marakame. The Marakame are considered para-normal in their powers and are an integral link between the Huichol and their deities. Mayetze 🐆 are guardians of the sacred initiation vows of the Marakame, with the sole power to devour the spirits of those who fail. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique and may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 13cm x 29cm x 14cm
As the only commonly encountered big cat in the regions inhabited by pre-Hispanic peoples, The jaguar (Mayetse 🐆) has a rich legacy...
Jaguar Head - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,920.00 MXN
This piece made of ceramic represents a jaguar head which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that together create forms of the symbols of the Huichol culture. The messages hidden in the art of each piece are the result of the inspiration that the Wixárikas make to the spiritual world. Your message is transmitted through a series of symbols. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 19cm x 15cm x 13cm
This piece made of ceramic represents a jaguar head which is covered with beeswax where the glass beads (chaquira) that...
Polar Bear - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,900.00 MXN
The bear has ruled over the wilderness for millennia, garnering them great respect in indigenous cultures throughout the Americas. This hand-carved iron wood sculpture has been decorated with small glass beads depicting traditional Huichol symbols such as deer, considered messengers of the gods, and floral patterns reflecting the healing herbs and plants used in shamanic ceremonies. Each item in the Tierra Huichol shop is unique, and your product may differ slightly in design. Materials: Palo Fierro, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 23cm x 10cm x 15cm
The bear has ruled over the wilderness for millennia, garnering them great respect in indigenous cultures throughout the Americas. This...
Huichol Rhinoceros - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,890.00 MXN
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature that can prove successful for such a mighty beast. This sculpture is adorned with traditional Huichol imagery such as fire, the most valuable gift to humanity from the gods, and the sacred peyote flower which connects shamans with the divine. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 33cm x 11cm x 14cm
The powerful rhinoceros is a marvel to behold in the wild, and this herbivore can evoke the deceptively gentle nature...
Huichol Seahorse - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,780.00 MXN
The seahorse is a long-revered symbol of life in the sea and is held in high esteem in cultures throughout the Americas. This hand-beaded hand carving is adorned with individual beads arranged to depict traditional Huichol images such as the life-giving Sun as well as the scorpion, which protects believers from evil and misfortune. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 8cm x 12cm x 28cm
The seahorse is a long-revered symbol of life in the sea and is held in high esteem in cultures throughout...
Sea Turtle - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,770.00 MXN
The turtle is especially revered in Huichol culture, regarded as the protector of waters and the earthbound assistants of rain goddesses. This handcrafted sculpture adorns the sea turtle with iconic Huichol symbols such as healing plants used in shamanic ceremonies along with the winding Path of Life that connects all creatures to their divine origins. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is completely unique, and your product may differ slightly from the item shown. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 14cm x 8cm
The turtle is especially revered in Huichol culture, regarded as the protector of waters and the earthbound assistants of rain...
London Bulldog - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,750.00 MXN
Dogs have been at the side of humanity for millennia, and this ceramic sculpture is a testament to their legacy of service. This piece shows off vibrant traditional Huichol images such as the peyote flower, viewed as sacred for its entheogenic properties, and fire, a gift directly from Tatewali to light the development of Huichol civilization. Every statue in the Tierra Huichol store is entirely unique, and so your item may differ slightly from the item pictured.   Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size: 23 cm x 16 cm x 12 cm
Dogs have been at the side of humanity for millennia, and this ceramic sculpture is a testament to their legacy...
Prowling 'Mayetse' Jaguar - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,610.00 MXN
Jaguars (Mayetse) are the messengers of the Huichol god of fire (Tatewari)--the patron of all shamans, spirit guides and ambassadors to the gods, called Marakame.The Marakame are considered para-normal in their powers and are an integral link between the Huichol and their deities.Mayetze Jaguars are guardians of the sacred initiation vows of the Marakame, with the sole power to devour the spirits of those who fail. This famously fleet big cat gets the traditional Huichol treatment as part of this special collection of authentic handmade statues. Every piece is created by a skilled Wixarika artisan in the Sierra Madre mountain range and finished with traditional floral detailing, used in a variety of Huichol shamanic rituals to represent a connection with nature. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 17cm x 12cm x 7cm
Jaguars (Mayetse) are the messengers of the Huichol god of fire (Tatewari)--the patron of all shamans, spirit guides and ambassadors to the gods,...
Huichol Dachshund - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,520.00 MXN
This adorable wiener-dog sculpture is handmade in Mexico using techniques perfected over centuries of practice. Every bead is individually attached to a handmade paper maché sculpture and features an array of traditional imagery including the sacred deer, held up in Huichol culture as among the most divine of all Earth’s creatures. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Paper Maché, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 22cm x 10cm x 10cm
This adorable wiener-dog sculpture is handmade in Mexico using techniques perfected over centuries of practice. Every bead is individually attached...
Elephant Head (Mounted) - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,490.00 MXN
The elephant represents wisdom and power, combining the largest size of any land-based species with great intelligence as well as a life span that can reach 80 years. This handcrafted paper mache carving has been carefully crafted with individual glass beads and showcase traditional Huichol iconography such as Father Sun, ruler of the heavens. Every piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product will differ slightly from the item pictured.   Materials: Epoxy, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 19cm x 20cm x 10cm
The elephant represents wisdom and power, combining the largest size of any land-based species with great intelligence as well as...
Huichol Pig - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,490.00 MXN
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol culture. This handcrafted ceramic sculpture pays tribute to this highly intelligent creature with a rendering of The Sun, provider of warmth and healthy crops, along with the peyote cactus that helps inspire the visions of indigenous Wixáritari shamans as they pass their traditions across generations using visual storytelling. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, and your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 18cm x 10cm x 14cm
Like all the creations of Tucutsi Aramara, the life-giving Mother Goddess, the pig holds a place of respect in Huichol...
Huichol German Shepard - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,430.00 MXN
The German Shepard is one of the many breeds of dog created by humans for a specific practical purpose, and their role in shaping our society is celebrated by this colorful hand-carved sculpture. Included in the imagery of the piece are the healing wands used by Huichol medicine men to ward off sickness as well as the sacred peyote flower that drove shamanic visions and storytelling. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol shop is one of a kind, and your product may differ slightly in design. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 16cm x 13cm x 21cm
The German Shepard is one of the many breeds of dog created by humans for a specific practical purpose, and...
Sitting Chihuahua - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,430.00 MXN
Chihuahuas have a long history in what is today known as Mexico, and this handcrafted statue celebrates its standing alongside mankind with signature Huichol flair. Included in the striking and meaningful imagery of this piece is the wolf, regarded in the culture as the evolutionary forefathers of humankind, along with flames that represent the gods’ greatest gift to their greatest creation. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is unique, and your product may differ slightly.  Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 16cm x 22cm x 12cm
Chihuahuas have a long history in what is today known as Mexico, and this handcrafted statue celebrates its standing alongside...
Huichol Labrador - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,430.00 MXN
The domestic dog has been prized for its utility and companionship in cultures around the globe for thousands of years, and the animal holds a special significance in the beliefs of the Wixáritari people. In many shamanic visions, spirit guides appear in hybrid anthropomorphic forms such as the wolf-man, and domesticated dogs represent the most familiar link between these legendary creatures and human society. Each piece in the Tierra Huichol store is totally unique, your product may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 12cm x 12cm x 19cm
The domestic dog has been prized for its utility and companionship in cultures around the globe for thousands of years,...
French Bulldog - Tierra Huichol
$ 1,430.00 MXN
Dogs have been at the side of humanity for millennia, and this ceramic sculpture is a testament to their legacy of service. This piece shows off vibrant traditional Huichol images such as the peyote flower, viewed as sacred for its entheogenic properties, and fire, a gift directly from Tatewali to light the development of Huichol civilization. Every statue in the Tierra Huichol store is entirely unique, and so your item may differ slightly from the item pictured. Materials: Ceramic, Beeswax & Glass Beads (Chaquira) Size Dimensions: 15cm x 17cm x 11cm
Dogs have been at the side of humanity for millennia, and this ceramic sculpture is a testament to their legacy...