This beautifully hand-carved wooden elephant statue with a white finish will protect your home or office and bring luck, wisdom and fertility. This item is hand-carved and painted 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. This unique piece is ideal as an ornamental center piece for your living room, bedroom or office.