Magnificent hand overlaid” Mother of Pearl and Abalone Shell over Olive wood crucifix”. This cross hand crafted in Bethlehem /Jerusalem. Beautifully done it has 5 glass compartments each one of these compartment has an element form the Holy Land, it got Soil, Stone, Incense Flower, and olive leaf from Mount Olive Jerusalem/ Holy Land, very nice cross the body of Christ it is silver plated, this is a standing cross, and also you can remove the stand it become a wall hanging cross, It has special hole in the back, and sometimes a small hanger so you can use either or. Used for Blessing.
This cross crafted by the best craftsmen in the Holy Land, these craftsmen has learned this profession from their grandparents, from generation and generation. They produces and creates some of the most exquisite and meaningful Christian art in the Holy Land. The remarkable artisans making phenomenal sculptures, and crosses, and often they use the same methods used for hundreds of years. Brilliantly carving breathtaking scenes and sculptures out of beautiful Olive Wood, each one of these superb works of art is a masterpiece to be treasured and cherished forever.
This great crucifix will make a great addition décor for a church, office, home; can be used in any room in the house. And great Easter gift.
In the back of this crucifix, you can find our “Bethlehem Wood Carving” seal of authenticity. Additionally, this plaque is shipped with a separate certificate of authenticity.
This olive wood article is very solid, and durable. The surface has a fine finish that’s silky smooth to the touch.
Our artisans carve these products from pruned branches follow the standard pruning process. This is a beautiful and truly magnificent gift from the Holy Land.
Olive wood is very unique by nature. Similar to human fingerprint, olive wood grain will be different from one branch to another. In other words, there are no identical items. The shipped item may be slightly different than the one shown in the pictures. It may also contain minor cracks or knots due to the nature of the olive wood. We make these products in the Holy Land. For faster turnaround we ship from United States. Should you have any questions or for more information, do not hesitate to contact us.