WONDERFUL, original ANTIQUE German, c. 1890 , large SANTA papiermache (paper mache) candy container, all original, without repairs and in generally very good condition. He measure measures about, 10 12 high with removable head and torso half for storage of candies and gifts. The bottom half is weighted with his nicely detailed (although chipped) black boots which still bear the round: Made in Germany, blue label. On his back SANTA CLAUS carries his original large red, crepe paper bag and the original green paper “feather” tree with red berry. This attractive figure of St. Has realistically molded and painted features including thick eyebrows, blue eyes and painted wrinkles as well as a rabbit fur beard, mustache and hair beneath his dark red jacket with white trim, red stocking cap with matching white trim, BLUE trousers and black belt. What a FANTASTIC piece of Christmas tradition, treasured and well preserved. He can stand alone but is best supported with a stand and his boots would benefit from a bit of repair. He has had no repairs or repaint and has no odors and is from a smoke free home. Other items shown are not included and each listed separately. Please note: nearly all of our items are antique or vintage (usually with some signs of wear due to usage and previous storage). We do our very best to describe and photograph them for you and do not repair, restring, repaint or enhance them in any way as most collectors prefer to find them in their original state. Let us know if we can help you with anything else. We have more antique and vintage dolls, dollhouse furniture and antique dollhouse dolls available, each listed separately. We appreciate five star reviews. If there is a problem with your item, please let us know prior to leaving feedback and we will do our best to make sure you are satisfied. The item “Large ANTIQUE German SANTA papermache candy container, labeled c. 1890 very good” is in sale since Friday, November 8, 2019. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Holiday & Seasonal\Figurines”. The seller is “mitsu-dog” and is located in Sparta, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Featured Refinements: Antique German Santa
- Character: Santa
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
- Year: 1890
- Occasion: Christmas
- Time Period Manufactured: Vintage (Pre-1946)