This unique piece is carved in Indonesia from a single piece of burl wood (also known as parasite wood) to depict a beautiful turtle. No two pieces will be identical, but the professional workmanship always shines through!
Theturtleis a sacred figure in Native American symbolism as itrepresentsMother Earth. The meaning of theTurtlesymbol signifies good health and long life. Theturtlehas great longevity, living up to 150 years.
The Turtle carries the world on its back, grounding it wherever it goes. It is determined and persistent as it slowly moves on land, steadily evolving physically. By slowing down and pacing yourself you can endure the chaos of life’s transformational cycles with ease.
Hand carved in Indonesia
Measures approximately 7" X 4"
Each piece is a unique carving
Care for this lovely carving with lemon or orange oil