Home Decor - Wall Décor - Crosses

Artisan Crafted Gifts and Decor From Around the World

These Home Decor - Wall Décor - Crosses - are available from Novica who in association with National Geographic bring a whole range of handcrafted items from small scale crafts workshops, often run by a single craft worker in the developing world.
 
Prices correct at time of writing - subject to change

Beadwork cross, 'Huichol Vision' (Mexico)
$74.99

The centerpiece of Huichol ritualism, peyote is revered for its curative properties and its ability to enlighten the one who partakes of it. Painstakingly created in colors like visions, the motifs cover a pinewood cross. Higinio Hernandez Carrillo a
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Beadwork cross, 'Protect the Children' (Mexico)
$64.99

Santos invokes God's watchful presence with this colorful cross, symbol of the spiritual syncretism between Huichol and Christian faiths. He sends his prayers to God with a copalillo wood cross adorned with the Eye of God, usually given to a child wh
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Cedar and brass crucifix, 'Christ Triumphant' (Peru)
$59.95

Conquering death, Christ hovers triumphantly above the cross. The bold silhouette on sleek cedar wood expresses Gloria Crovetto's design concepts. "The piece is rustic, imperfect in its lines but well represented," she says of this contemporary handc
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Cedar relief panel, 'Byzantine Crucifix' (Peru)
$123.99

Javier Ramirez takes a Byzantine image of Christ on the cross and gives a modern interpretation to the classic crucifix. Lovingly sculpting cedar wood, he depicts Jesus in an elegant and compassionate portrait. Gleaming bronze leaf enhances the lovel
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Ceramic cross, 'Color Harmony' (El Salvador)
$49.99

By Priscilla Urias de Benedetti, this elegant cross is crafted and painted by hand. Golden tendrils swirl across a beautiful statement of the Christian faith.
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Ceramic cross, 'Floral Faith' (El Salvador)
$44.99

By Priscilla Urias de Benedetti, this elegant cross is crafted and painted by hand. Flowers cover a beautiful statement of the Christian faith.
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Ceramic cross, 'Floral Harmony' (El Salvador)
$54.99

By Priscilla Urias de Benedetti, this elegant cross is crafted and painted by hand. Flowers cover a beautiful statement of the Christian faith.
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Ceramic cross, 'Inspiration' (El Salvador)
$67.99

Golden petals cover a ceramic cross in cobalt blue. By Priscilla Urias de Benedetti, this affirmation of faith is crafted and painted by hand.
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Ceramic cross, 'Rebirth' (El Salvador)
$69.99

Flowers adorn a ceramic cross, their intense color highlighted on a white background. Working in the style of Talavera pottery, Priscilla Urias de Benedetti creates a beautiful wall plaque.
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Ceramic tree of life sculpture, 'Cross of Peace' (Mexico)
$84.99

A cross bursts into bloom and becomes a garden where songbirds offer an inspiring melody of hope. In the center, a dove brings a message of peace to the world. Handcrafted by ceramist Jaime Esquivel, this exquisite cross is inspired by the traditiona
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Ceramic wall cross, 'Blossoming Lilies' (Mexico)
$89.99

Calla lilies blossom at the heart of a brown ceramic cross in celebration of faith. Jaime Esquivel crafts the colorful wall cross by hand featuring painted details, sunflowers and a monarch butterfly. Due the hand-crafted nature of this piece, some c
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Iron wall adornment, 'Sacred Heart Cross' (Mexico)
$49.99

Inspired by religious artistry, J. Blas designs a wall cross with medieval stylizations. Blas crafts the wrought iron cross by hand and centers it with Christ's burning sacred heart. Wrapped by a crown of thorns, the sacred heart symbolizes Jesus' di
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Iron wall sculpture, 'Parish Church Cross' (Mexico)
$59.99

Graceful details in golden gilt illuminate a stately cross. By Mexican artisan J. Blas, this elegant wall sculpture is inspired by the parish church.
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Iron wall sculpture, 'Resurrection' (Mexico)
$54.99

Symbols of spring, flowers and hummingbirds come to life on a beautiful wall sculpture. Handcrafted with cutout motifs, the cross by J. Blas proclaims the Resurrection.
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Iron wall sculpture, 'Vintage Cross' (Mexico)
$69.99

Graceful details in golden gilt illuminate a stately cross. By Mexican artisan J. Blas, this elegant wall sculpture is inspired by the beautiful old churches in Mexico.
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Majolica ceramic cross, 'Hope' (Mexico)
$47.99

Handcrafted in ceramic, this elegant cross blossoms with verdant petals as a symbol of hope. Artisan Gorky Gonzalez is a master of Mexico's colonial Majolica ceramics. He signs his work "AT," for alfareria tradicional (traditional ceramics).
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Mohena wood cross, 'Crimson Crucifix' (Peru)
$139.99

A beautiful symbol of the Christian faith, this regal cross comes from Marcos Luzalde. He carves it from mohena, a fine hardwood similar to mahogany, and applies gleaming bronze leaf. The motifs are painted by hand on the reverse side of glass panes.
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Pinewood cross, 'Armadillo Garden' (El Salvador)
$79.99

By Maria Estela Perlera de Portillo, this cheerful hand crafted cross depicts creatures of the rainforest. A colorful bird, brilliant flowers and whimsical armadillo bask in the light of the sun.
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Pinewood cross, 'Blessed Mary' (El Salvador)
$39.99

The Virgin Mary appears on this colorful cross, crafted and painted by hand. God's many blessings surround the beautiful Madonna who holds a basket of tropical fruit. Depicting homes, sunshine, flowers and birds, this lovely design comes from Maria E
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Pinewood cross, 'Bread of Life' (El Salvador)
$31.99

A chalice, a tongue of fire, wheat, grapes and fish all symbolize the words of Jesus. By members of the God's Seed Cooperative, this delightful cross is crafted of pinewood and painted by hand. "We were inspired by the verse that says, 'I am the brea
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Pinewood cross, 'Caring for You' (El Salvador)
$39.39

A traditional village in El Salvador covers Jesus' robe as he extends his arms in blessing. The Virgin Mary cradles the scene in her loving embrace. Paying tribute to the sincere faith of El Salvador, Woodworkers of Jesus create this beautiful pinewo
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Pinewood cross, 'Country Woman' (El Salvador)
$31.49

The pillar of her home, a woman extends her arms in a gesture of inclusive love. Vignettes of her life surround her, depicting her roles as she plows the field, cuts coffee beans, nurses an infant, and teaches children to read and write. She also has
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Pinewood cross, 'Custodian of Two Hearts' (El Salvador)
$39.99

Saint Joseph appears on this colorful cross, crafted and painted by hand. Joseph took care of both Mary and Jesus, custodian of two hearts. Depicting homes, sunshine, flowers and birds, this lovely design comes from Maria Estela Perlera de Portillo.
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Pinewood cross, 'El Salvador Animals' (El Salvador)
$33.99

Birds and butterflies, a rabbit and armadillo all bring their color to this whimsical design. By Woodworkers of Jesus, this cross is carefully crafted of pinewood. The motifs are painted by hand to celebrate the flora and fauna of El Salvador.
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Pinewood cross, 'Life in the Country' (El Salvador)
$24.99

A farmer harvests corn, a man cuts firewood and a woman washes clothes in the river. Beneath the blue sky of El Salvador, children play or help their parents with the everyday chores of life in the country. By Woodworkers of Jesus, this colorful cros
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Pinewood cross, 'The Good Shepherd' (El Salvador)
$29.99

Jesus tenderly pets a tiny lamb in a green pasture beside still waters. Woodworkers of Jesus depict Christ as the Good Shepherd, a metaphor taken from the gospel and prefigured in the Psalms. The beautiful images are painted by hand on a pinewood cro
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Steel wall art, 'Mission Cross Red' (Mexico)
$54.99

Like flames, fluid shapes form a beautiful cross. In the center, a red hemisphere suggests the planet, while arrows at the tips point in the four cardinal directions in black, grey and white. Alejandro de Esesarte crafts this elegant steel wall sculp
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Steel wall art, 'Mission Cross' (Mexico)
$59.99

Like flames, fluid shapes form a beautiful cross. In the center, a turquoise hemisphere suggests the planet, while arrows at the tips point in the four cardinal directions. Alejandro de Esesarte crafts this elegant steel wall sculpture that suggests
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Steel wall art, 'Mission Cross' (Mexico)
$59.99

Like flames, fluid shapes form a beautiful cross. In the center, a turquoise hemisphere suggests the planet, while arrows at the tips point in the four cardinal directions. Alejandro de Esesarte crafts this elegant steel wall sculpture that suggests
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Steel wall art, 'Mission Cross' (Mexico)
$59.99

Like flames, fluid shapes form a beautiful cross. In the center, a turquoise hemisphere suggests the planet, while arrows at the tips point in the four cardinal directions. Alejandro de Esesarte crafts this elegant steel wall sculpture that suggests
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Steel wall art, 'Royal Cross' (Mexico)
$59.99

Like four regal crowns, graceful motifs adorn a cross in gold and blue. Alejandro de Esesarte creates this elegant wall sculpture and paints it by hand with a vintage crackled finish. Because each piece is individually hand-crafted and painted, size
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Wrought iron cross, 'Christian Dynamic' (Guatemala)
$77.99

Hand crafted of wrought iron, this radiant cross is the work of Byron Toscano. "Creating crosses is a very old custom, and I've wanted to preserve it through my own work. For example, this design is filled with energy. These pieces are quite emotiona
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Wrought iron cross, 'Message of Light' (Guatemala)
$87.99

Eternal light seems to radiate from this exquisite wrought iron cross. Hand crafted by Byron Toscano, it receives a coppery finish to resemble an antique. Details in low relief distinguish this original design.
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Wrought iron crucifix, 'Christ on the Cross' (Guatemala)
$77.99

Hand crafted in wrought iron, Jesus appears on the cross. Byron Toscano depicts him in silhouette, creating a sensation of power and strength rather than of suffering. His beautiful expression of faith is contemporary in design. "This piece is very s
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Wrought iron crucifix, 'Christ on the Cross' (Guatemala)
$77.99

Hand crafted in wrought iron, Jesus appears on the cross. Byron Toscano depicts him in silhouette, creating a sensation of power and strength rather than of suffering. His beautiful expression of faith is contemporary in design. "This piece is very s
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