When most people think of cherubs they imagine chubby child angels cavorting about the clouds. But the term actually refers to lower-order angels and the word is derived from the Hebrew ke-rabya, meaning “childlike.”
Whether you’re shopping for yourself or as a gift for someone else, you’ll find that there are a wide variety of crystal angel Cherub Figurine available to choose from. Some are quite simple and made of spun glass while others are intricately designed with crystal wings that catch the light and sparkle in a mesmerizing way. Some crystal angels are even hand blown. These are often highly sought after by collectors who can afford to pay a premium for this type of glass angel.
Other crystal angel figurines are crafted from porcelain. These are often more expensive and are typically made by well known brands such as Lalique, Waterford or Swarovski. The beauty of these types of angels is that they can be used indoors or out and they add a touch of elegance to any home décor. Some collectors also seek out antique crystal angels that are made of faience and may be a century or two old.
These figurines are often more delicate in appearance and can be used outdoors as part of a garden display. They can also be used indoors to complement a religious theme in the living room, dining room or bedroom. Many people give these pieces as gifts to friends or family members who are going through difficult times and they serve as a reminder that they are not alone and that they are being watched over by a higher power. Some people also use these as part of their meditation practice and they place them on their altars.
Being only 8-1/2 inches in height, this cherub statue is quite versatile to display. Whether on a bookshelf, tabletop or among your garden plants this little cutie will delight visitors for years to come.