The Holy Child spreads His arms in open-handed welcome, as He is flanked by the Blessed Virgin and Saint Joseph; a beautiful travel companion for your journeys. Beech wood. 6" high, 9 1/4" wide (open). Made in a unique process that combines skilled handcrafting with automated carving, using high quality woods which are steamed and dried to prevent cracking or warping. The details of the final designs are cleaned, sanded and finished by hand, and then given several layers of coating for maximum protection and beauty.