Llamas or alpacas belong to the camel family. They are fascinating and peaceful animals that have been domesticated for centuries by Native peoples of South America. In fact, the llama is the national symbol of Peru. Llamas are used as therapy animals because of their assuring presence.
Robert Michael Weahkee's antler llama wears a blanket that's been incised and burnt out for contrasting detail. Soothing turquoise inlaid eyes are given to this approximate 5 1/2" tall, 2" wide and 4" deep camelid.