Wood Hanging Cross/Milagros Mexican Folk Art HandMade Religious New #5
- Hand Made Cross from Mexico
- The cross is 9 1/2" in Height.
- It is 5 3/4" wide.
- It is 2 1/4" wide on the shorter part of the cross.
- It is 1" deep.
- This colorful eggplant purple wood Cross from Tocuaro was made by artisans in Michoacan, Mexico.
- A milargro or ex voto is a religious offering given in fulfillment of a vow or gratitude for recovery of an illness or injury.
- Each milagro is hammered into the cross with very small nails.
- The crosses have been painted with lovely colors.
- These are skilled artisans whose families have worked together for generations.
- What a wonderful addition to any home or as a gift to someone special.