Gorgeous carving of” St. Michael “hand crafted from olive wood in Bethlehem/ Jerusalem, it has great carving the most exquisite details St. Michael holding the sort in his hand with carved out of one piece of olive tree, very nice statue and smooth to the touch, this statue of St. Michael crafted by the best of the Palestinian craftsmen that they have 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 and methods used are often the same ones used for hundreds of years. Brilliantly carving breathtaking scenes and sculptures out of beautiful Olive Wood, And mahogany base and a great attention to detail.each one of these superb works of art is a masterpiece to be treasured and cherished forever.
Saint Michael the Archangel is the leader of all angels whose main responsibilities are first: to combat Satan second: to escort the faithful to heaven in their hour of death third: to be a champion of all Christians and fourth: to call men from life on Earth to their heavenly judgment.
This carving makes a great home and office décor and perfect Christmas gift.
Underneath this statue you will find the ” Bethlehem wood carving” seal of authenticity and along with our Bethlehem Wood Carving card as will a “Made in Bethlehem ” 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.
No two items are identical due to differences in the wood grain and may contain minor cracks natural to the olive wood knots.
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 that the one shown in the pictures. It may also contain minor cracks or knots due to the natural to the olive wood.