Saint. Lucia Holiday Ornament is hand-painted resin/stone composition. Measures 4"H
Saint Lucia's Day,
also called the Feast of Saint Lucia, December 13 in Advent
commemorating Saint Lucia, who according to legend bought "food and aid
to Christians hiding in the catacombs" using a candle-lit wreath to
"light her way and leave her hands free to carry as much food as
possible." Falling within the Advent season, Saint Lucia's Day is viewed
as an event signaling the arrival of Christmastide, pointing to the
arrival of the Light of Christ in the calendar, on Christmas day.
Especially popular in Scandinavia.