Tuesday, December 23, 2014

Vintage Santo Religious Carving, St. Joseph and the Infant Jesus

Title: Vintage Santo Religious Carving, St. Joseph and the Infant Jesus
Description: These wooden images are made of batikulling, an indigenous wood from the Philippines. It is inspired by the late baroque style which was prevalent among wooden images during the late 19th century in colonial Philippines. Some tints were used to highlight its appearance. The right hand of the saint has a staff but missing. Minimal abrasions and scratches are present due to age. It believed to be more than thirty years old and probably come from Northern Luzon.
Measurement: It measures 14 inches in height and 6 inches across.
Condition: In Good Condition
Weight: approximately 2,000 grams

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HAC Code: 2A058

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