20cm Wall Catholic Cross Olive Wood Metal Crucifix Easter Gift (Ow-Crs-043)Dimensions (Height X Width X Length) : 20 cm x 12 cm x 0 cm / 7.87” x 4.72” x 0”
This 20 cm Wall Catholic Cross Olive Wood is a fantastic piece that will provide you years of pleasure and enhance the décor of your home. The cross is handcrafted from the finest olive wood by Christian artisans in the Holy Land who have spent years honing their skills. Not only is the quality of the cross and craftsmanship top-notch, but it is also beautifully embellished with a figure of Jesus at his Crucifixion and capsules symbolizing the elements. You will never regret treating yourself to this cross, but it is also a wonderful gift to give others.
• A gift that will become a treasured heirloom in your family.
• Send it now to a friend or a loved one - Raise Their Spirit.
Each of our olive wood carvings is hand selected and crafted with precision, making no 2 pieces of Holy Land olive wood the same. What makes our covers unique, is we use only the finest olive tree prunings, while keeping the actual olive tree protected.
You can take pride when you purchase our crafts as we take portions of your total, to help local Christian families here put food and bread on the table.
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Olive wood Carving Process:
The olive wood industry has a long and important history in the Bethlehem area. The Christian olive wood carvings and crafts began in the fourth century following the construction of the Nativity Church that was built on the traditional birth place of Jesus Christ. At that time, monks taught the local residents how to carve olive wood.
In the sixteenth century, growth in this craft expanded due to the aid of Franciscan fathers who brought Italian artisans to teach the residents how to improve on their carvings.
The oil is said to be the essence of the tree itself and therefore the essence of cultural and spiritual life.
This handicraft industry was passed from generation to generation until it was perfected and mastered, continuing an ancient tradition of beautiful olive wood carvings in the Holy Land.