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Wood Alebrije Chicken Ornaments (Set of 5) from Mexico, "Sweet Chickens"

Designed by Mexican duo Jesus and Roxana Hernandez, this set of five ornaments... more

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Designed by Mexican duo Jesus and Roxana Hernandez, this set of five ornaments carries on the rich tradition of alebrije sculptures. Each ornament is carved by hand of copal wood to depict a sweet chicken. The ornaments are hand-painted with assorted colors.

  • 20 grams
  • 0.71 oz
  • Each: 4 cm H x 2 cm W x 3 cm D
  • Each: 1.6" H x 0.8" W x 1.2" D

  • Copal wood
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Made in Mexico.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Mexicoicon info
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Kathleen

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06/01/2021

"Christmas ornaments I couldnt put away"

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Nicely made, colorful, and adorable. We couldnt get a Christmas tree this year (the wildfires in California depleted the local stock) so I set them on my desk for the time being - then decided I wanted to keep them there.

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Pat

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08/08/2019

"So Cute!"

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Painted in bright colors with intricate detailing.

Best Uses

  • Christmas gift
  • Gift,

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Ronald

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07/09/2019

"Great Fun Little Chicks!"

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Wonderful craftmanship and colors.

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Patricia

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05/04/2022

"Adorable chicken"

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Love this cutie.

Best Uses

  • display

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Patricia

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05/04/2022

"Too large"

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Workmanship is great, but the scale is too large to be pretty.

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  • (Christmas) tree decoration

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Emily

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04/28/2022

"What an adorable kitty!"

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This little alebrije sculpture is adorable and just the right touch in my eating area. I particularly love the curved tail, which was carefully packaged separately to avoid breakage. This gato makes me smile every time I see it. Gracias, Jesus y Roxana!

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  • Looking cute, drawing attention, making me smile

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Roxana has flourished by continuing to use traditional techniques in her alebrije art and continues to pass down her craft to her grandchildren, as her elders had passed down to her.

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