Peruvian Ornaments(155 items)
Welcome to the Peruvian Ornament Collection at NOVICA.
Featured Reviews on Peruvian Ornaments
Used these as Christmas gifts, after I had visited peru and was unable to carry back everything I wanted. Well made. liked them so much I kept one for myself.
Popular Peruvian Ornaments
Hand Crocheted Wool Llama Ornaments (Set of 3), "Little Llamas"$29.95
Peruvian artisan Liliana Vargas manages a women's knitting workshop that produce these adorable llama ornaments, the symbolic animal of Peru. Each llama ornament is crocheted by hand with ivory wool yarns, and embellished with a multicolored striped woven blanket and jaunty tassels. The set of three ornaments arrives with crocheted crimson cords for hanging.
Hand-Painted Ceramic Bull Ornaments from Peru (Set of 6), "Torito de Pucara"$39.95
According to legend, the or bull of Pucara, was a bull that was going to be sacrificed to bring rain to the town of Pucara. On its way up the mountain to be sacrificed, the bull resisted, and punctured the side of the mountain with its horn, releasing a flood of water. Peruvian artisan Zoila Davila pays homage to the bull of Pucara with this set of six ornaments. Crafted of ceramic, each colorful bull is carefully painted by hand.
Dried Mate Gourd Owls Ornaments Wearing Hats (Set of 3), "Holiday Owls"$29.95
Wearing colorful caps with flowers on the end, three owls patiently await the holiday season. Peru's Margarita and Martha handcraft the sweet bird ornaments of dried mate gourds. The bird ornaments arrive nestled in a storage box.
Christmas Mate Gourd Bird Ornament (Set of 6), "Christmas Owls"$59.99
Margarita and Martha transform dried gourds into six cheerful owls. One of the oldest handicrafts in the Andes, the gourds are engraved by hand. Colorful Santa Claus hats crown each one.
The natural shape of the gourd dictates size and shape, so slight variations should be expected.