Masterfully carved alebrije crab made entirely by hand out of copal wood by the Fuentes family at their workshop in Oaxaca, Mexico. Carefully decorated in acrylic paint with the traditional Zapotec design and pointillism of the region. One of the most exquisite samples of Oaxacan artisans' expertise in carving animals (tonas), nahuales and alebrijes.
Origin: Oaxaca, Mexico
Length/Height/Width: 11.5" x 5" x 9.5"
Artist: Jose Calvo & Magaly Fuentes
Material: Copal wood (detachable eyes, arms, & legs)