This figure of the Good Shepherd is hand crafted from the finest quality of olive wood, in Bethlehem / Jerusalem. Carved by the best local Palestinian craftsmen, this is an exquisite piece of art features with richness and unique texture, they use the grain and the color of the wood make it so amazing, very fin details it looks so real. This statue make a great gift for most Christian holidays.
Jesus was called the Good Shepherd because he called himself: The Good Shepherd in the Gospel of John.
Jesus said. “I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
Underneath this statue of Good Shepherd you will find the ” Bethlehem wood carving” seal of authenticity and along with our Holy Land Gift Shop card you will receive 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.
These olive wood products are carved from branches that are pruned during the standard pruning process. 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 that the one shown in the pictures. It may also contain minor cracks or knots due to the natural to the olive wood.