Christian ulbricht nutcracker snowboarder christian ulbricht tree decoration nutcracker santa claus nature christian ulbricht nutcracker f. The erzgebirge is part of the german state saxony and lies close to the border to the czech republic. In 1958 in seiffen, germany, seiffener volkskunst was founded by several local craftsmen. Buy german christmas nutcracker santa claus 30, 0 cm 12 inches authentic german erzgebirge nutcrackers christian ulbricht. Buy nutcracker wood christmas original erzgebirge seiffen husar red 121 new. Click on each image for a larger view and more information.
A nutcrackers beauty derives from its individual design, from the materials. Brighten the holidays with nutcrackers from seiffener volkskunst, one of the finest manufacturers in the erzgebirge. Ringo is the pyramid maker who was interviewed by martha stewart during her christmas special in 2001. Seiffener volkskunst incense smokers and nutcrackers have the traditional design that has made the erzgebirge region famous. German erzgebirge miner nutcracker ncd0x009 christkindlmarkt. With cookies we can provide you the best experience possible. Stadtverwaltung schneeberg tourismusverband erzgebirge e.
We have been collecting them for 20 years and will be adding photos and descriptions of our collection to this website. Especially kings, soldiers and gendarmes are often used as a model. Lichtelfest in schneeberg in schneeberg erzgebirge. Authentic german christmas nutcrackers erzgebirge palace. Erzgebirgsweihnacht in schneeberg in schneeberg erzgebirge. Wir sehen es etwas nuchterner, geben uns aber alle muhe, um als weihnachtsstadt des erzgebirges echte volkskultur zu bieten. Often the nutcracker is the image of authorities from the past. The history of decorative nutcrackers goes back to the 17th century. Schneeberger weihnachtsmarkt schneeberg ist eine stadt im sachsischen erzgebirge. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. In the 14th century silver, tin, iron and nickel were mined here but it was always covers by a abundant forest. The nutcracker was first developed around 1870 and is nowadays one of the most famous representatives of the erzgebirge. Seiffener volkskunst seiffen erzgebirge volkskunst. Weihnachtsmarktinformationen beschreibung, offnungszeiten, webseite etc.
Kathe wohlfahrt online shop nutcrackers erzgebirge. Since that time they have been dealing with the manufacturing of wooden items in traditional style of the erzgebirge. See more ideas about christmas in germany, nutcracker christmas and. One of the highlights is the schneeberg lichtelfest, or festival of lights, with its nighttime miners parade and final concert. Our typical german nutcrackers are handmade from wood and certificated. Craftsmen in the erzgebirge have been making nutcrackers, smokers, carousels, christmas ornaments, and other handcrafts for more than 200 years. Schneeberger weihnachtsmarkt 2020 erzgebirge explorer. This miner is dressed in his formal finery with black and red tunic and his white britches, both traditional and wonderful. Shipping charges may apply all sizes in inches are approximate. Nutcrackers free delivery possible on eligible purchases. A brochure for the full collection of traditional nutcrackers is here.
What would erzgebirge folkart be without its nutcrackers. This nutcracker shows a traditional saxon ore miner in his dress uniform. Erzgebirgische the erzgebirge is a low mountain range in the province of saxony, germany. Prices in usd are subject to change due to currency exchange rates and are updated biweekly. Schneeberger weihnachtsmarkt weihnachten im erzgebirge. Our full catalog of nutcrackers, smokers, and pyramids can be found here. Made in germany by kleinkunst as dem erzgebirge muller gmbh 9 inches 23,0 cm 2008 introduction. Nutcracker wood christmas original erzgebirge seiffen husar. The schneeberg lichtelfest is often said to be the most magical christmas. We have only the highest quality german nutcrackers for sale.
The very first nutcracker, long before the german erzgebirge nutcrackers that are so popular today, was crafted by the greek aristotle who was seeking to invent a device to aid in the cracking of nut shells. Bergstreittag schneeberg freiberger brauhausfest schutzteichfest annaberg 30. Dec 06, 2015 bergparade schneeberg aufgenommen in schneeberg neustadtel am 06. For the last 50 years seiffener volkskunst has been producing high quality german erzgebirge collectibles. Original nutcrackers from the erzgebirge in germany are a traditional german christmas decoration. Advent unter dem motto marchenhaftes lichterfest statt. The seiffener volkskunst eg was founded by local craftsmen in 1958. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options.
Such a sturdy wooden fellow showed a thick head and a lever at its bach by which one could operate its lower jaw so as to crack a nut in its mouth. Every nutcracker we carry is a real german nutcracker from erzgebirge by chrrisian ulbricht or steinbach. Besides the famous nutcracker the erzgebirge is also known for wooden christmas pyramids, incense smokers and schwibbogen light arches. A 14inch large nutcracker is traditionally produced in about operations and can contain up to 60 individual parts. This soldier nutcracker features a handpainted face, white beard, and a sword at his waist. Bergparaden im erzgebirge 2020 erzgebirge explorer. Christmasworld 2019, making christmas extra special. Nutcrackers traditional german christmas decoration. Nutcrackers, smokers, angels and miners made as copies of classical models, little shaping trees of excellent quality, a wide range of ring turned animals and a. During christmas time, the quaint towns and houses in the ore mountains are. For exact size please refer to cm indication 1 inch 2.916 12 646 1031 799 1137 1361 901 885 1525 1466 1434 1323 815 1339 1211 1206 142 527 61 655 1098 247 1073 245 155 1343 1231 373 400 773 1388