Exceptional Antique 19th Century Hand Carved Wood Corpus Christi
Exceptional Antique 19th century hand carved wood Corpus Christi (Body of Christ) sculpture. Striking and beautiful, the figure exhibits such superb quality craftsmanship. The dimensional figure is likely carved from boxwood or fruit wood. Realistically rendered with a defined musculature and detailed features. Well defined hands and feet, emphasised with handmade steel nails. In overall good antique condition, showing signs of age. Measures from fingers to fingers 23cm and head to foot 25cm. Cross size is 63.5cm X 31.5cm.