Antique 19th century hand carved wood Corpus Christi (Body of Christ) sculpture. Striking and beautiful, the figure exhibits such superb quality craftsmanship. The dimensional figure is likely carved from boxwood or fruit wood. Realistically rendered with a defined musculature and detailed features. Well defined hands and feet, emphasized with wooden nails. In overall good antique condition, showing general signs of age. Measures 9 7/8″ from hand to foot x 7 1/4″ across (hand to hand).