This statue of” Madonna Carrying Baby Jesus “is hand carved from olive wood in Bethlehem near the site where Mary gave birth to our Lord Jesus Christ. Each of these Madonna statue has her own character very beautiful and unique. Handmade by the best Palestinian craftsmen, this statue of Madonna Holding the holy Child, shows the great craft work and the love of Virgin Mary to her son Jesus and happiness, exquisite details, this piece made by these brilliant and talented craftsmen they have been produces and creates some of the most exquisite and meaningful Christian art in the Holy Land. The remarkable artisans of Bethlehem have passed on the secrets of hand carving Olive Wood into phenomenal sculptures from generation to generation, and the skills some methods used are often the same ones 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.
The gospel of Mathew and Luke in the New Testament and the Quran describe Mary as a Virgin. In Matthew and Luke she is betrothed to Joseph. According to Christian theology she conceived Jesus through the Holy Spirit while still a virgin. She accompanied Joseph to Bethlehem, where Jesus was born.
This Statue is a perfect gift for home décor, and perfect Christmas gift.
Underneath this statue a “Bethlehem Wood Carving” seal of authenticity can be found. Additionally, this item is shipped with a “Made in Bethlehem” certificate of authenticity.
This olive wood article is very solid and durable. It has a silky smooth finish to the touch.
These olive wood products are carved from branches that are pruned during the standard pruning process of olive trees. This is a beautiful and truly meaningful gift from the Holy Land.
Olive wood is very unique by nature. The grain will be different from one branch to another which means there are no identical items. The item shipped 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. Should you have any questions or for more information, do not hesitate to contact us.