This is a lovely nutcracker made from locally sourced olive wood. It is made by artisans in the Bethlehem area.
Nuts are grown and consumed in abundance throughout the Holy Land and therefore are featured prominently in Biblical Scripture. The olive tree is known for it’s extremely durable hard wood. Thus it makes this a practical tool ideal for your Christmas nutcracking!
Due to the nature of olive wood and the individual processes the product may differ slightly from the picture posted.