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Holy Land Olive-wood Nativity Set

$75.00

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Olive-wood carving has been an important craft among the Christian Palestinian community in Bethlehem since Greek Orthodox monks first started the tradition in the fourth century. Nativity sets like this one are popular souvenirs for Christians who make the Christmas pilgrimage. Branches from pruned olive trees are dried for almost a year, then sliced into mosaic-like pieces and hand-carved into this charming and rustic 12-piece Nativity scene. A music box plays “Silent Night.” Handcrafted at a 133-year-old family-owned studio in Bethlehem.


Handcrafted by Christian artisans in Bethlehem, Palestine. 7 3/4"W x 7"H x 5"D.


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5.0

Very Nice!

By bone666

from Woodland Park, CO

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        Comments about Holy Land Olive-wood Nativity Set:

        I gave this to my parents for Christmas. They really liked it.

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        nativity scene from Bethlehem

        By S.MAC

        from San Diego,Ca.

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        Comments about Holy Land Olive-wood Nativity Set:

        Well pleasing hand carved Nativity scene.You can easily determine it was hand carved and not laser cut by a machine,very unique.

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