Lifting his trunk as if laughing out loud, this beautifully hand-crafted clay elephant statue is prefect as an ornament for your garden or home. The statue is ornately decorated with an ethnic floral design. Elephants are an important part of Thai culture and have been symbols of both power and peace and are said to bring luck, wisdom and fertility. This unique item is made by our artisans in northern Thailand and is rich in meaning and symbolism. In Asia, the animals are depicted as motifs in Hindu and Buddhist shrines and temples. The Asian elephant appears in various religious traditions and mythologies. They are treated positively and are sometimes revered as deities, often symbolizing strength and wisdom.