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Artisan Crafted Peruvian Nativity Scene Set of 7, "Characato Born"

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Baby Jesus is sound asleep in this endearing nativity scene from Guillermo and... more

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Baby Jesus is sound asleep in this endearing nativity scene from Guillermo and Eduardo. They dress Mary and Joseph in the style of Arequipa and refers to them as characato alluding to the most traditional region of Peru. Featuring a cow, donkey and sheep, each of the seven ceramic pieces is painted by hand with admirable expertise.

  • 0.15 kgs
  • 0.3 lbs
  • Largest piece: 5.5 cm H x 4 cm W x 4.5 cm D
  • Largest piece: 2.2" H x 1.6" W x 1.8" D
  • Smallest piece: 2.6 cm H x 2.3 cm W x 3.4 cm D
  • Smallest piece: 1" H x 0.9" W x 1.3" D

  • Ceramic
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andesicon info
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43

From Bloomsburg/Pennsylvania/U.S.A.

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12/08/2017

"Unique, humorous Nativity"

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Highly innovative, quality Nativity. The workmanship is superior and the item reflects the creator’s sense of humor! Love the item. Have purchased a total of six (6) of them.

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Characato Born, Artisan Crafted Peruvian Nativity Scene Set of 7

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  • Occasion: Christmas
From Texas

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09/22/2016

"Unusal Nativity Scene"

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This is just so precious and great details!

Best Uses

  • Christmas, naturally
  • but great with other items from Peru

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04/02/2021

"A Cherished Reminder of Our Love"

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I am fascinated by the folk-art simplicity of the figures in this set. They perfectly capture the spirit of love and peace that the Nativity represents. I bought it as a Christmas gift for my wife two years ago. She adored it; and now that she has died, I treasure it as a reminder of her and our 40 years of shared love.

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Characato Born, Artisan Crafted Peruvian Nativity Scene Set of 7

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10/13/2020

"Cute Nativity"

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This is a charming little set -- Im looking forward to displaying it for Christmas.

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09/03/2020

"Now a part of my nativity collection"

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Their faces are so cute. I really like this nativity. Each figurine is a work of art. Thank you!

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Characato Born, Artisan Crafted Peruvian Nativity Scene Set of 7

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04/10/2021

"Shelter"

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This came exactly as depicted in the picture. It is cute and is a regional twist on the many biblical passages about God sheltering beneath his wings.

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03/02/2021

"Beautiful"

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I had to have it because it reminds me of my great grandchildren. The girls on the donkey( we have mules) and the boy not riding. It is exactly the way it is Andrew is scared of ieverything and the girls, not at all. Lol.

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  • Just a figurine

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12/17/2020

"adorables"

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Super mignons. Conformes au descriptif.

Best Uses

  • d?coration

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From Las Vegas

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12/02/2020

"Cute, beautiful Nativity scene!"

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This is the third Christmas ornament that I have bought from the same artisans, it was a present for my sister and she loved it. Its beautiful!!

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Holy Family in Peru, Petite Andean Christmas Nativity Scene in Ceramic

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11/10/2020

"joy and peace"

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I love the unique expression of the nativity. I appreciate the peaceful, joyful presentation.

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11/05/2020

"Cute!!"

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This is so cute and detailed and small enough to decorate in any space. Loved it!

Best Uses

  • Holiday decoration

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