Olive Wood Praying Hands from Bethlehem with a Certificate Made in The Holy Land (6.5'')
HANDMADE praying hands stand at 16 cm (6.5" inches). The surface has a fine finish that's silky smooth to the touch. Make a lovely gift. Olive wood carving is an ancient tradition in Palestine that continues to the present day. It involves the skillful chiseling of olive wood and is most common in the Bethlehem region. It is a Very Nice Piece from the Holy Land
Olive wood trees from the ancient city of Bethlehem, Israel (also known as Roman trees) have been bearing fruit since the time of the Romans. Many religious, historical, and artistic articles are made from this beautiful ancient wood. We have a good supply of olive wood pen and wide blanks from a Bethlehem company that specializes in harvesting this wood.