This beautiful rendition of the holy birth is handcrafted with carved and polished serpentine stone. Jesus, Mary, Joseph, a shepherd, angel and animals are affixed within a recycled metal stable with star and tree accents.
Size: [ 7"L x 3.5"W x 7"T.
Zimbabwean artist Luke Jimu works with springstone, which is a prized dark stone that polishes to a high shine because of its density. Most springstone is sustainably sourced and is mined on communal lands for the purpose of sculpting.