Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Vintage Santo Religious Carving, San Francisco de Asis, Saint Francis of Assisi (SOLD)

Title: Vintage Santo Religious Carving, San Francisco de Asis, Saint Francis of Assisi
Description: This well loved saint of the Catholic Church and other religious dominations is also the founder of the Order of Friars Minor or Franciscans. The image is made of Philippine Batikulling, an indigenous wood. It is donned in the traditional brown garb and sporting a tonsure, the image looks serene and the attributes of piousness, which this saint is known for. On the left hand is a bird, another attribute and a staff on the right which is missing. There are minor abrasions and cracks. It is believed to be more than forty years old and probably come from Central Luzon.
Measurement: It measures 17.5 inches in height and 5.5 inches across.
Condition: In Good Condition
Weight: approximately 1,400 grams

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HAC Code: 2A054

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