Nichos

Guatemalan Wood Nicho, Holy Trinity Tin Retablo, Carved Wood Crucifix Santos, 18th Century German Bible, Nepalese Paper, Waxed Linen Thread, Ethiopian Coptic Stitching

Artist Comments: In South America, it is common to see decorative boxes called “nichos” set upon tables and pedestals to display religious icons. These boxes may serve as a religious altar to mark a significant religious occasion or to honor a patron saint. This antique Guatemalan Nicho features a wood carved Christ Santos and a hand painted tin Retablo of the three faces of the Holy Trinity.

24H X 20W X 10D

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