Statue of St. Gemma of resin, 30 cm, handmade in Italy
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Time of realization about 20/30 days
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Full resin statue, printed and hand perfected by skilled artisans, who delete the imperfections. When the statue is perfectly smoothed it is carried to the coloring section, where it is hand painted with indelible varnishes, according to the classical iconography. The resini s a plastic material, which is solid thanks to hardener substances. It is resistant to the atmospheric agents. The difference with the fiberglass is that it does not contain the fiber.
Saint Gemma Galgani, virgin, is commemorated on the 11th of April.
She was born in Camigliano near Lucca and she lived between 1878 and 1903.
She lost her mother when she was 7 years old. Ever since she has a life of physical and spiritual sufferings.
In spite of this, Gemma preserved her peace and she was subject to many extraordinary events.
She received the stigmas periodically between 1899 and 1901.
Her physical problems prevented her to become a monk, as he wanted.
She died on the Holy Saturday. In 1933 she was beatified and in 1940 she was canonized.
Statue of St. Gemma of resin, 30 cm,...