The ichthys or ichthus, from the Greek ikhthýs is a symbol consisting of two intersecting arcs, the ends of the right side extending beyond the meeting point so as to resemble the profile of a fish. The symbol was adopted by early Christians as a secret symbol.
Olive Wood products are crafted in Bethlehem by several small local families who have mastered the craft over time and generations. The Olive Tree is a blessed tree in the Holy Book and Holy Land. After the olive wood being dried, artists build their masterpieces. These items make perfect gifts. Olive Wood souvenirs do not require much care. Olive oil is naturally protecting them from corrosion and changes of color.
Please note that all olive wood items are unique with various grains, therefor you will never receive two identical pieces