German Christmas Candelabra (19th Century)

Saxon German Decoration | Mary & Jesus at the temple, train to BethlehemWe are all pleased when at Christmas the “mountain spider”, that is the candelabrum, hangs from the ceiling. Ours is particularly beautiful. On top there is a little temple with Mary and Jesus. Below, a train is taking a lot of people to Bethlehem to worship the child. The train is crowded.   

Excerpt: Toys, Trier, W. &  Seyffert, O.
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