LEPI Venetian Nativity Page w Lute for King Balthasar : Pre-Order

LEPI Nativity $136.00

This LEPI page accompanies the Wiseman Balthasar. Each piece of this exquisite Christmas Nativity has been hand-carved and hand-painted in the Lepi workshops in Italy.

Note: This LEPI page with lute is not free standing. He is designed to be used with the seated camel. Also available as a set as the page with the seated camel.

The life and naturalness of each individual piece is portrayed, their identities evident in the small details of their faces and positions. The adult figures stand 16 cm (6.3 inches) in this creche set. It is handcarved from Alpine Maple, which is indigenous to the Groden Valley and is used for all Lepi woodcarvings. The wood is dried naturally for two years, then kiln dried for two weeks, reducing the wood to a moisture content of 8-12%. This enables the carvings to be in families for generations without any cracking or damage to the wood.

Purchases of any Lepi woodcarvings are viewed as family heirlooms and are passed from generation to generation.

Please note: This item is out of stock. You will need to provide payment authorization to reserve your pre-order, but we will not charge you until your item is ready to ship. We do not keep payment information on file, so we will contact you for payment information when your order is ready to ship.

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This LEPI page accompanies the Wiseman Balthasar. Each piece of this exquisite Christmas Nativity has been hand-carved and hand-painted in the Lepi workshops in Italy.

Note: This LEPI page with lute is not free standing. He is designed to be used with the seated camel. Also available as a set as the page with the seated camel.

The life and naturalness of each individual piece is portrayed, their identities evident in the small details of their faces and positions. The adult figures stand 16 cm (6.3 inches) in this creche set. It is handcarved from Alpine Maple, which is indigenous to the Groden Valley and is used for all Lepi woodcarvings. The wood is dried naturally for two years, then kiln dried for two weeks, reducing the wood to a moisture content of 8-12%. This enables the carvings to be in families for generations without any cracking or damage to the wood.

Purchases of any Lepi woodcarvings are viewed as family heirlooms and are passed from generation to generation.

Please note: This item is out of stock. You will need to provide payment authorization to reserve your pre-order, but we will not charge you until your item is ready to ship. We do not keep payment information on file, so we will contact you for payment information when your order is ready to ship.

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SKU: LP-10000-16-006A
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