Erzgebirge germany where my sweet little hand painted angels, nutcrackers and. Erzgebirge erzgebirge nutcrackers at replacements, ltd. The erzgebirge region of germany was the largest christmas item and toy supplier in the world in the 1800s and early 1900s. Typical creations include christmas decorations and products such as wooden miners figures bergmannsfigur, christmas angels weihnachtsengel, reifendrehen figures of animals made by wood turning, smoking figures rauchermann, christmas mountains. Issuu is a digital publishing platform that makes it simple to publish magazines, catalogs, newspapers, books, and more online. It begins in the west at the vogtland near plauen and ends at the elbsandsteingebirge, the sandstone cliffs south of dresden. Buy german christmas nutcracker santa claus 30, 0 cm 12 inches authentic german erzgebirge nutcrackers christian ulbricht. Nutcrackers free delivery possible on eligible purchases. Wooden toymaking in the ore mountains manfred bachmann. The erzgebirge regions of germany is full of life, culture and traditions. Easter nutcrackers a collection of easter nutcrackers. Vintage steinbach german erzgebirge troll nutcracker chimney sweep 1506. Erzgebirge, erzgebirge nutcrackers replacements, ltd. The eastern part, called the eastern ore mountains osterzgebirge, is a protected landscape.
Their miniature handcrafted pyramids and arches fit into any handbag, but that of course is not where they belong. German nutcrackers from the erzgebirge region of germany are sought by collectors all over the world. Especially kings, soldiers and gendarmes are often used as a model. This nutcracker shows a traditional saxon ore miner in his dress uniform. At one time this area was rich in gold, silver and other minerals, but in.
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German christmas nutcrackers german christmas traditions. Erzgebirge, which are famous for many christmas traditions. Silver road wikipedia erzgebirge engel, schneeberg, tschechien. The nutcracker was first developed around 1870 and is nowadays one of the most famous representatives of the erzgebirge. We have been collecting them for 20 years and will be adding photos and descriptions of our collection to this website. Nutcracker wood christmas original erzgebirge seiffen husar. Nutcracker schillscher husar 27 cm new wood figure erzgebirge nutcracker nuts cuckoo clocks and erzgebirge handcraft. Nach dem einstieg uber 250 stufen empfangt sie in 80 meter tiefe. You can show only products from one manufacturer using the below dropdown. 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. The seiffener volkskunst eg was founded by local craftsmen in 1958. Traditionally erzgebirge items nutcrackers erzgebirge.
Every nutcracker we carry is a real german nutcracker from erzgebirge by chrrisian ulbricht or steinbach. Although we feature the works of christian steinbach and christian ulbricht, we have nutcrackers made by many other makers including lothar and hanno junghanel, klaus mertens, olaf kolbe, helgard petersen, and the workshops of kwo, erzgebirge. A brochure for the full collection of traditional nutcrackers is here. However, nuts need to be cracked to taste their tempting inside. See more ideas about nutcracker christmas, german christmas and antique toys.
Brighten the holidays with nutcrackers from seiffener volkskunst, one of the finest manufacturers in the erzgebirge. Made in germany by kleinkunst as dem erzgebirge muller gmbh 9 inches 23,0 cm 2008 introduction. As the silver and tin deposits declined, former miners. German traditional gifts handmade wooden art from the erzgebirge in germany. The original box has the original erzgebirge markings and labels, together with the shops label. Fantastic polychrome chandelier with wonderful folk art charm, all hand carved, depicts multiple arms, truly fabulous decorative piece, rare with the propellers, seldom seen outside of germany and very rarely there as well. Erzgebirgische volkskunst is a wellknown form of highly artistic wood carving from east germany. Schneeberg christmas market in the mining town in the ore mountains with new kaue. Nutcrackers kleinkunst aus dem erzgebirge muller gmbh. Besucherbergwerk pohla luchsbachtal, 08352 pohla offnungszeiten. For exact size please refer to cm indication 1 inch 2. Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account. King nutcracker and his court enjoy a high rank in erzgebirge folklore.
Even in our days, nuts serve to decorate the christmas tree, alongside with apples, gingerbread and sweets. 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. Mettenschicht at schaubergwerk herkulesfrischgluck mine. Annabergbuchholz schneeberg oberwiesenthal sehmatal. Before the nutracker was born, peoples used a particular kind of tongs to open the shells. Thereby for example the session information or language setting are stored on your computer. Ringo is the pyramid maker who was interviewed by martha stewart during her christmas special in 2001. In 1958 in seiffen, germany, seiffener volkskunst was founded by several local craftsmen. Original nutcrackers from the erzgebirge in germany are a traditional german christmas decoration. Since that time they have been dealing with the manufacturing of wooden items in traditional style of the erzgebirge. Freiberg oder schneeberg in historischer bergmannstracht festlich. Schwibbogen lichterbogen schneeberg erzgebirge made by schwibbogen shop via. 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. Our steinbach and christian ulbricht nutcrackers are timeless treasures perfect for a gift or to add to your home or collection.
Seiffener volkskunst seiffen erzgebirge volkskunst. Often the nutcracker is the image of authorities from the past. Besides the famous nutcracker the erzgebirge is also known for wooden christmas pyramids, incense smokers and schwibbogen light arches. A little forward planning needs to be undertaken if you want to join one of the mettenschicht, which is the last shift of the miners on christmas eve. Further small areas are nature reserves and natural monuments, and are protected by the state. There is an older plan in hohenhameln in northern germany. The steinbach company or, steinbach gmbh vereinigte werkstaetten deutscher volkskunst, maintains two production workshops to produce its beautiful and whimsical nutcrackers. Nutcrackers traditional german christmas decoration. Ein kleiner rundgang durch seiffen a little tour through seiffen. With cookies we can provide you the best experience possible. The history of decorative nutcrackers goes back to the 17th century.
The erzgebirge villages of schneeberg, olbernhau, annaberg and seiffen were the most famous of all producing christmas items as early as 18301840. A 14inch large nutcracker is traditionally produced in about operations and can contain up to 60 individual parts. Christian ulbricht nutcrackers the ulbricht family history. Antique christmas ornaments wooden pyramids nutcrackers. Small but fine klein aber fein is the motto in the drechsel workshop in the small town of augustusburg in the erzgebirge region of germany. This miner is dressed in his formal finery with black and red tunic and his white britches, both traditional and wonderful. Buy nutcracker wood christmas original erzgebirge seiffen husar red 121 new.
Authentic german christmas nutcrackers erzgebirge palace. Guide to christmas in seiffen, the ore mountains and. The town of seiffen is located in the district of erzgebirgskreis, which is in the central south of the free state of saxony in germany. For the last 50 years seiffener volkskunst has been producing high quality german erzgebirge collectibles. This area claims to be the birthplace of many christmas customs and icons, like the christmas tree and christmas ornaments, as well as many traditional christmas gifts like candle carousels, pyramids, nutcrackers, figurines and smokers. Craftsmen in the erzgebirge have been making nutcrackers, smokers, carousels, christmas ornaments, and other handcrafts for more than 200 years. Nutcracker wood christmas original erzgebirge seiffen. Wood turned on lathes that can be traced back to the small german mining town of seiffen, in the mountains of the erzgebirge around the czechoslovakian border. German erzgebirge miner nutcracker ncd0x009 christkindlmarkt.
Bergbaumuseum oelsnitzerzgebirge, oelsnitzerzgebirge, sachsen, germany. Our typical german nutcrackers are handmade from wood and certificated. Erzgebirgepalace german nutcrackers, incense smokers. The nussknacker haus in leavenworth, wa offers the most complete online store of german nutcrackers, smoking men, and related products. Prices in usd are subject to change due to currency exchange rates and are updated biweekly. Schaubergwerk bergbau bergwerk modell beleuchtet hunt schneeberg handarbeit top.909 1472 301 1173 454 1184 942 1406 1465 928 1059 837 114 596 1371 348 476 97 461 160 37 121 444 281 27 773 546 764 865 780 461 679 1375 565 206