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Chrysocolla Copper Bronze Wood Cross Wall Decor from Peru, "Chrysocolla Cross"

Inspired by his Christian roots, Peru's Angel Franco is proud to present his own... more

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Inspired by his Christian roots, Peru's Angel Franco is proud to present his own designs in this piece of wall decor, which features rhombus-shaped stones of chrysocolla set in a cross made from copper, bronze, and wood. A single flaming sacred heart is featured in the center of this piece.

  • 60 grams
  • 0.1 lbs
  • 18 cm H x 12 cm W x 0.8 cm D
  • 7" H x 4.7" W x 0.3" D

  • Chrysocolla, copper, bronze, mohena wood
  • Intended as wall decor
  • Hand-crafted item -- color, size and/or motif may vary slightly
  • Free Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Premium Gift Wrap? Yes
  • Made in Peru.
  • Certified and shipped by our office in Andes
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"Metal work has been part of Peruvian culture since before the Incas. It is an inheritance that my father taught me and I have taught my children. In our workshop, we make many replicas of Inca and traditional Peruvian art. We use brass, copper and silver like our ancestors did. This keeps our culture alive."

Angel still supports most of his family. He provides for his own wife and the wife of his eldest son. He pays for the education of his children. His Novica sales enable him to do so, providing a steady source of income for the family.

Angel Franco has received 5 microcredit loans with 0% interest from Kiva and Novica, the first for $600 and the most recent for $2000. Proceeds were used to invest in a bulk purchase of bronze and copper for his metalwork.

Angel has four children. His eldest son is unable to pay for the education of his two daughters. Angel provides for his granddaughters' education.

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"Beautiful part of my collection"

I love this cross; craftsmanship and material are the very best

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03/13/2017

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"Chrysocolla Copper Bronze Wood Cross Wall Decor "

Beautifully made and worth the price.

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06/29/2017

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" Chrysocolla Cross"

Nice detail and craftsmanship. Good price.

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"This my Favorite cross"

This cross is beautifully made. I love the turquoise chips on it

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"Breathtaking!"

We purchased this cross as a gift for a relative that seems to love Latin American culture. I love that it came wrapped up ready to give away and that the size was just right. Its detail is amazing beautiful and perfect for the person who has everything. It inspires faith , adds a rich cultural artistic presence and made in time for Christmas. The craftsmanship is simply breathtaking. Very happy with this unique work of art.

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"I put it above my bed"

It's beautiful and I recommend it if you lover church art

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07/31/2018

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"a beautiful gift for a collector"

My best friend's mother collects crosses, and she was very pleased with this beautiful cross. The crushed chrysocolla has a real depth, and then the warmth of the wood and the silver heart provides contrast. Highly recommended.

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"Beautiful Cross"

Very pleased with the purchase of this lovely well-made cross for my collection. It met all my expectations!

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"Pretty gift"

Was a Christmas gift for a friend, did not see it, but she liked it very much.

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"I was going to be a gift... But I'm keeping it"

I have a tradition of purchasing a cross whenever I visit a new country. I was in peru last month (February, 2019), but I could not find Among the many street peddlers and shops. I was disappointed and settled for a painted cross embarked with "Peru" From the airport in Lima. I do not know why, but I decided to look on Novica. I'm glad I did. This cross is much more beautiful and substantial than it appears in the pictures. The wood is excellently finished and the copper and enamel are thick and wonderfully finished. I am truly impressed.

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"Beautiful cross! "

Excellent! It is just like the photo. Thank you!

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"Beautifully made cross "

Absolutely beautiful cross. The stones sparkle and are the perfect touch to the cross. The artist did a excellent job.

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"Beautiful cross"

I purchased a second one!

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"Wall crucifix"

Excellent work however I wanted something larger for the living room wall. Don't get me wrong, I'm keeping it!!!!!! The hand-work is well above average, it is obvious that the craftsman takes pride in his product.

Best Uses
  • household wall

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"FAITH"

Very lovely, Happy and proud to own

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"Lovely Cross"

Looks better in person than in the picture. Looks great hanging on my wall. Love it. I;m proud to support talented artists. :)

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4 Testimonials for Angel Franco

Angel's craftsmanship is astounding; I will have to purchase from him again!

Patric

Bello, Bellissimo my Luky Tumy looks great on my wall. The quality is excellent. Complimenti Angel Patric Lusenti

Sarah

Portland, Oregon

 
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