Mexican Milagro-Covered Hearts


$ 30.00
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These Mexican carved wooden hearts are covered in milagros. Generally they are a dark brown wood heart topped by an red-orange flame symbolizing the Sacred Heart. Milagro means “miracle,” and these tiny religious charms are generally used to thank or request spiritual help for a specific problem. Each heart is covered with different kinds of milagros, made of pot metal and hammered onto the wood. Pot metal is a combination of lots of inexpensive metals that are melted together and then placed in a mold to shape them into the milagros. They are a silver or gold color but are not made of silver or gold. A lovely and popular gift, they come in different sizes and with or without wings. Please allow us to choose one for you. They are all one of a kind.

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To learn more about milagros, check our blog post about them!

state of origin: Michoacán

dimensions:

SMALL: 5" tall by 3" wide, $30  
MEDIUM: 6.5" wide by 4.25" wide, $40
SMALL WITH WINGS: 5" tall by 9" wide, $40  
MEDIUM WITH WINGS: 6.5" by 11.5" wide, $50
LARGE:  7" tall by 5.5" wide, $50

 

Available: Quantities limited by Size
Small-2 Black: 2
Medium-1 Yellow: 1
Medium with Wings-2 Black, 2 Red Remaining: 4
Large-1 red, 1 green, 3 black remaining: 5
Small with Wings-1 Red, 1 Black remaining: 2