A true pocket nativity for anyone who wants to take their nativity on the go! Each little figure is handpainted and sized so it nests inside a matchbox. It fits perfectly on a nightstand, in a shadow box, or anyplace you have just a tiny bit of room.
Created by one of the many artisans being helped in the marginal districts and communities of Lima, Ayacucho, Huancayo, Cuzco, Puno, Arequipa and Piura. Ths cooperative works hard to market products outside Peru while keeping overhead costs low, giving the best possible outcome to the artisans. The members also benefit with health care, loan funds and advances, school supplies and books, training programs and technical assistance.
- Made by hand in Peru
- Tallest piece measures approximately 5/8" tall in 1-1/2" x 2" matchbox
- Hand painted ceramic
- Five piece nativity including Joseph, Mary, and Jesus, a donkey, and a sheep
- Due to the tiny size of the figures, they do not stand upright