The hand is one of the most ancient symbols we have as humans. It often symbolizes protection, strength, power, generosity and stability. It can be used to ward off evil or welcome love. These tin hands make wonderful decorations that humanize any space.
Hojalata is an art form famous in Mexico. Rooted in Spanish Colonial times, the art of tin making has changed very little since. These figures are entire handmade in Oaxaca, Mexico, cut, pinched, embossed, and soldered by craftsman using great precision and artistic flair.