Round things belong on trees, but what sailor would risk glass balls on his tree. This is the nautical answer to that need. Our hand tied monkey fist ball knot is a miniature version of what you'll still find aboard to serve as a heaving line.
Who brings an evergreen on their ship is a whole other question. We'll solve your round ball on a tree nautical dilemma and while the order arrives. You can figure out why the pine tar was brought on board still inside the pine tree.
This monkey fist ornament is tied with cotton cord around a wood ball. The perfect nautical touch for your tree, this little knot is about 4 inches long.
Also nice as a napkin ring, or anywhere you want a nautical accent.