Hand Carved/Painted Retablo of a Holy Martyr with Palm Frond – 27713
An 8” tall carved wooden batea hand-painted with an image of a religious martyr carrying a palm frond, the symbol for eternal life, victory and peace. Ready to hang.
Bateas are hand-carved wooden “trough” bowls typically used throughout Mexico, South and Central America to knead dough and mix masa for tortillas.
This small version of a batea has been transformed with hand-painted spiritual art featuring a religious martyr carrying a palm frond.
It measures roughly 8 inches in height, 3.5 inches in width. Ready to hang, primary colors are red, yellow, turquoise, black, blue and pink.