This spectacular large Catholic Crucifix is perhaps the loveliest Catholic Crucifix found online. This beautiful large wall Crucifix is hand carved in the Holy Land from the finest Holy Land olive wood and masterfully overlaid with abalone. On each arm and behind the Corpus of this large fine Catholic Crucifix there are articles from the Holy Land. These articles are (Clockwise from the top of Crucifix: Olive leaves, Holy Land stones, Holy Land soil, Incense and Yellow Rose of Sharon).
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This large Catholic Crucifix is also full of symbolism and meaning. The shape of this large olive wood Crucifix overlaid with abalone is that of a Roman Crucifix or a Roman Byzantine Crucifix. This style of Crucifix is also called a 14 Stations Crucifix because it is made from fourteen seperate pieces of Holy Land olive wood to represent the Fourteen Stations of the Cross. Each arm of this large wall Crucifix is made from 3 pieces of Holy Land olive wood to represent the Holy Trinity. This large wall Crucifix is also sometimes called a large budded Catholic Crucifix. We suggest this lovely item for fine Catholic gifts for all occasions.
With this spectacular Catholic Crucifix you will receive a "Made in Bethlehem" certificate of authenticity and our Holy Land Treasures gift card. The Fourteen Stations of the Cross is stamped on the back of the Crucifix.
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