Saint Ferdinand III of Castile Figurine

by Demi Art

$197.00
Original Karl Demetz Saint Ferdinand III of Castile Figurine Models protected by Law. Imitations legally prosecuted.

Hand carved in Maple wood and hand painted by professional artists. Made in Italy. St Ferdinand III of Castile Figurine is available in various sizes, please do not hesitate to contact us at info@italianwoodcarvings.com for more information.

Feast day: May 30th

Representation and Imagery: shown as King of Castile with his royal insignia, the crown and the orb. In his right hand, he holds a flag.

Patron Saint of Engineers

Ferdinand was born near Salamanca as the son of King Alfonso IX and his wife Berengaria. At the young age of eighteen, he was made king of Castile and his mother advised him. Ferdinand married Beatrice, the daughter of Philip King of Germany, and had ten children with her. In 1225, he successfully held back islamic invaders. During his reign, he founded several hospitals, churches, monasteries and conquered Seville and Cordoba. Ferdinand died in 1252 due to a prolonged illness.

Shipping & Handling

6" and smaller, $8.00 USD Shipping within U.S.A.
8" and up, $12.00 USD Shipping within U.S.A.
Orders over $300.00 - Free Shipping within U.S.A.
International Orders Shipping Fees calculated based on weight & size.

Shipping usually takes 3-5 days within U.S.A. for items in stock, if an item has to be backordered or shipped directly from work shop in Italy shipping may take 2-3 weeks.

Insured

We pack very well, usually double box for smaller sculptures. If a carving does get damaged during shipping, please let us know within three days of receipt - we will replace any damaged items.