For Sale: Antique Metal Chocolate Mold Santa – Old Tin Metal Chocolate Candy Mold of Santa, Belsnickle, Father Christmas. Rare Old Antique Vintage LAUROSCH professional grade metal mold for chocolate candy and ice cream. Traditional European Father Christmas, Santa carries a switch in one hand and a sack over his shoulder. Beautiful detailing of the face and beard of this Father Christmas as well as the rope around his waste, the fur trim of his coat and the square base. GMUND, GERMANY is stamped on the bottom hinge of this chocolate / ice cream mold giving it a very tight fit intended for the purposes of which it was made. 7 1/2″ x 3″ at widest points. The beautiful detailing of this mold is best appreciated when displayed open. Perfect for your holiday collecting display, to start a new collection, for crafting or to give as a very special gift. Because of age, I personally feel that this antique might not be food grade and should not be used for making chocolate. Because of age, I personally feel that this antique would not be food grade and should not be used for making chocolate. There has been no effort to restore any of the molds, so as not to compromise their essential value. During WWII many chocolate factories were either forced to shut down or were bombed, leaving very little standing. In order to save these articles of history some molds were buried so as not to be melted down for the use of their metal content, or were lost to the ravages of war. Please see photos which depict the condition of the mold which show wear such as scratches, dents and marks, as these are your main point of reference for condition which are consistent with their age and prior use. IN THE PROCESS OF ADDING MORE ANTIQUE & VINTAGE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY MOLDS. BEWARE of cheap reproductions of chocolate candy molds which do not show fine detailing such as facial features, textures in fur, drifts in snow, etc. The item “RARE Antique Vtg Metal Chocolate Mold German Santa Belsnickle Father Christmas” is in sale since Sunday, November 4, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Kitchen & Home\Kitchenware\Molds”. The seller is “rescuedhearts” and is located in Brookfield, Wisconsin. This item can be shipped to United States.
- Brand: LAUROSCH
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
- Modification Description: Pre WW II
- Featured Refinements: Antique Chocolate Mold