Under a starry night, through a desert, with an oasis full of Mediterranean vegetation in the distance, the Holy Family is fleeing the threat of Herod and traveling to Egypt.
This nativity is somewhat controversial. Its proto-type in Spanish colonial style was created by renowned santero and mass-produced from a mold with resin, a fragile plastic-like material.
This nativity was created by Cindy Fragua in traditional Jemez pottery. All the figures are hand made and hand painted with traditional Jemez Pueblo designs.