Handmade amber and copper cross by local artist.
Height: 6.5 inches tall by 3.5 inches wide.
Design inspired by Lithuania’s Hill of Crosses
Lithuania is home to a shrine and a pilgrimage site known as the “Hill of Crosses,” The hill, about 12 kilometers north of Šiauliai, in the northern part of the country, is now home to an “uncountable” number of crosses of all styles and materials.
Artist inspired by Lithuanian wayside crosses. He uses a lot of elements that come from his home country.
In most cases, the figure of Christ — usually seated, his head resting on his hand, in a pose known as the “pensive Christ” — came from Lithuania.