Original antique c1920’s hardwood Mexican cross. Standing at 1.8 metres and carved exquisitely with religious relief “INRI” Jesus of Nazareth and grapevines, complete with separate wooden stand. Such religious treasures were hidden for sacred ritual and worship, often in basements beneath the ground, pieces such as this are a very rare find. The detailed carving and inscription”INRI” represent the penetration of Catholism and the significance of the religion which still continues in modern day Mexico. Includes free Australia wide shipping, please allow up to 4 weeks (road freight) for delivery. Please contact us if you wish to arrange a private viewing – by appointment only (Kuranda, North Queensland). Price on Application (POA)
Dimensions: 180cm(h) x 1.68m(w) x 10cm(d) Stand: 44cm(l) x 44cm(w) x 20cm(h)
This distinctive piece is an original antique hand selected in Mexico. Our range of original antiques from the 1920’s have been crafted from durable woods and allowed to dry naturally for long periods of time before being hand dressed.