Jesus is the lion of Judah. He symbol is used in both Christianity and Judaism to represent the Messianic Age. In addition, in Christianity, according to a sermon by Augustine, the lion stands for Christ resurrected the lamb for Christ’s sacrifice (“He endured death as a lamb; he devoured it as a lion”. Augustine, Sermon 375.
This magnificent Lion and Lamb statue was hand crafted in Jerusalem form the olive trees using one branch of olive tree. The exquisiteness unique work shows lots of amazing details. For a natural look, shine lacquer is used as finish.
Underneath this statue, you can find our “Bethlehem Wood Carving” seal of authenticity. Additionally, this statue 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 product 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.