First Christmas Tree

VFA Nr. 12034

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Description

Chalkware 9 in
Made in United States (2012)
Seasons: Winter
Year Issued: 2012 at $170.00

While many cities in the colonies argued over who lay claim to the first Christas Tree in America, it is clear that the tradition would be long lived. This Santa, equipped in simple coat, knit cap and pewter mug, is carrying his version of the simplified tree that can lay claim to the First Christmas Tree.

About Vaillancourt Folk Art

Vaillancourt is a family owned business located in Sutton, Massachusetts and is best known for their handmade and hand painted chalkware figures. These figures are made using vintage and antique chocolate, candy, and ice cream moulds. The Vaillancourt’s have the largest private collection in the USA and have been creating these heirloom masterpieces meant to be passed down from generation to generation since 1984.