Civil War Santa Nutcracker
This is Civil War Santa Nutcracker! This high quality nutcracker is hand crafted in the United States, it happens to be the only nutcracker made in the United States! Each is signed by the artist, providing you with the connection to the hand crafted quality of each piece! Each nutcracker from this collection comes with a hand crafted wooden case, complete with an etched picture of the story and character your nutcracker represents! These nutcrackers are durable and each comes with the Christmas story it portrays! This nutcracker will make a classy addition to any collection!
Below is the story that your Civil War Santa Nutcracker represents!
“History of Santa” #3
Thomas Nast, illustrator of Clement Clarke Moore’s famous Night Before Christmas poem, is credited with bringing us the kinder, jollier Santa Claus that we know today. Nast combined this tradition of St. Nicholas with German folk traditions of elves to draw his first Santa in 1862.Santa Claus thrived thereafter in American culture, both Christian and secular. During the Civil War, Christmas was a festival celebration in the United States, although not yet a holiday
Size: 13.5 inches
Comes in custom wooden box. Size of wooden box: 15 inches
#3 out of 7 in our “History of Santa” series. Simply Christmas carries the entire series.
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