Country of origin: Germany
SIZE: (doll) H1-5cm
In the Christmas season, decorations that represent the scene of the birth of Christ can be found in churches and Christmas markets in Christian countries.
Crib, Klippe, Prezepio, Nature, Bethlehem ... There are various names, and the materials, sizes, shapes, etc. also differ from country to country.
It is common to have a set of a baby manger, Mary, Joseph, an angel, a shepherd, three wise men from the east, and animals. Some have a stable in the style of a miniature garden.
It originated in Italy in the 13th century and was used to convey a message in Christmas churches.
It has the longest history of Christmas decorations, and has been used at home since the 18th century.
The scene of the nativity is reproduced with rich individuality all over the world, and there are many finely crafted luxury items such as clay and wood carving, which are valued as indispensable works of art.
Despite its small size, you can see the detailed expression.