Thursday, December 11, 2014

Antique Religious Carving, Santo Crucified Christ Custom Base 15” (SOLD)

Title: Antique Religious Carving, Santo Crucified Christ Custom Base 15”
Description: This very old image of Christ represents the old art done by ace artisans during the Spanish period in the Philippines. Due to age, the arms and hands are missing, yet the beauty of this sculpture doesn’t diminish the grace and fluidity of its execution. Made from batikuling, a Philippine indigenous wood, its olden surface reminds someone that aged icons such as this beholds artistic expression and purity beyond comparison. The image has discoloration, minor abrasions and cracks due to age. It is believed to be more than a hundred years old and must have come from Northern Luzon, Philippines.
Measurement: It measures 15 inches in height and 4 inches across.
Condition: In Good Condition
Weight: Item weighs approximately 500 grams

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HAC Code: 2A020

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