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Byers' Choice Christmas Market Nutcracker Vendor #4842F by Joyce Byers.
Nutcrackers are believed to have originated in the Erzgebirge region of Germany about 300 years ago. An artisan carved a wooden soldier with a movable mouth to symbolically crack the "hard nut" of the economic times. The figure quickly became popular throughout the region, Germany and the world.
Byers' Choice Nutcracker Vendor is masterfully hand sculpted and painted with a beautifully expressive clay face.
Byers' Choice Carolers have represented an American made Christmas Tradition for over 40 years.
Stands 13 Inches Tall. Made by hand in Chalfont, PA.
Byers' Choice Carolers are varied and one of kind pieces, handmade in the USA. Clothing styles, hair and eye color, and accessories may vary.