Unique nativity scene handmade in Ilobasco, El Salvador.
For centuries, nativity artisans in Ilobasco have worked with local clays and resinous plant extracts to craft delightful miniatures. Their most famous pieces are known as sorpresas or surprises where you lift a figure to reveal the scene beneath.
In this sorpresa, a lamb is lifted to reveal the nativity scene hidden below!
Fair trade imported from El Salvador and handmade from a blend of clay and plant resin. El Salvador nativity measures approximately 3 inches wide and 2 inches high.