New Wood on Stand Cross/Milagros Mexican Folk Art Our Lady Gold/Silver
Hand Made Cross with Stand from Mexico
- Height- 5"
- Wide- 4"
- Deep- 3/4"
- Stand- 3 1/2" x 2"
- This Metallic Gold/Silver painted wood Cross from Pasquaro was made by artisans in Michoacan, Mexico. This cross features a lovely Our Lady milagro in the center. There is a hand painted detail on the base of the cross resembling a sun.
- 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.
- 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.