Milagros: Saint Martin De Porres

Wonderful  Saint Martin de Porres rustic wood sculpture. This handmade Saint Martin figure is decorated with beautiful Milagros. Saint Martin is the patron saint of mixed-race people, public health workers, and all those seeking racial harmony.

Milagros are charms that are traditionally used to thank a Saint or the Virgin Mary for a prayer, a miracle answered. The person who's prayer is answered will typically go to the church where the figure of the Saint is to give thanks for the favor received.
Milagros are usually attached to the Saints statues or altars.

Origin: Michoacan
Dimensions: 10''Tall 3''Long 2''Wide