Bronze Santa Muerte with Rosary, Santa Muerte Altar Statue
The intricate craftsmanship on this bronze Santa Muerte statue is stunning. This rendition of the well known Saint of Death is made from a high quality cold cast resin with masterfully hand painted subtle accents. The petite chain and cross, a separate piece from the statue, adds the perfect finishing touch to this eerily beautiful statue.
This is a perfect centerpiece for a Santa Muerte Altar or would make for a welcome addition to any elegant Gothic home decor.
Nuestra Señora de la Santa Muerte (Spanish for Our Lady of Holy Death) is a cult image, female deity, and saint in folk Catholicism and Mexican Neopaganism. She is the personification of death, associated with healing, protection, financial wellbeing, and assurance of a path to the afterlife. Her worship can be traced back to when the Aztec goddess of death, Mictecacihuatl, merged with the European cencept of the Grim Reaper.
Statue measures Approx. 7 1/2 inches tall by 3 1/8 inches wide and has a felt bottom to help prevent scratching furniture.