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Designer Richard Mahr Year of origin ca. 1910 Height 26 cm Product description This Santa Claus is one of the oldest models of our company and was already shown on the first catalog. Surely he was already at that time offered as candy container. Painting with a bristle brush gives this Santa Claus his rustic character. The patina applied after painting reinforces this impression. At the base of the Santa Claus is an opening that allows you to hide candy and small gifts inside. The opening is closed by a flat wooden cylinder which is glued on a cardboard disc. So Santa is not only a decoration but also a nice gift box. Something special for lovers of antique Christmas decorations Availability guarantee The manufacturing of our nativity scenes cr√®ches and figures guarantees that the sets can be complemented in the years to come for we know many customers like to expand and complete their nativity set. Nativity figures properly packed … A high-quality packing of our nativit…
Founded in 1900, Richard Mahr of Steinach, Germany created the finely detailed papier-mâché figurines that have since become internationally known and collected. Marolin figurines are hand composed using a combination of kaolin, chalk, paper fibers, organic paste, and clay before being hand poured and painted. These figurines, not unlike Vaillancourt’s Chalkware, are known for their artistic quality and detail.