This German advent calendar Christmas Card shows a sweet scene of angels and children decorating the town's Christmas tree. Angels help in wrapping gifts while one brave child climbs the tall ladder to hang the Christmas star.
The detailed picture has 24 little doors to open. Each door has a little picture behind it. The tradition is to open one door each day from December 1 thru December 24. Children love to open a door a day as they count down to Christmas.
Does Not come with candy or chocolate. Glitter Accents.
Christmas card comes with envelope, blank inside
Dimensions: approx. 6.7" wide by 4.5" tall
Crafted in Germany. Original art by Lore Hummel, 1983.
Tradition of the Advent Calendar
The tradition of the advent calendar dates back to 1851 in the Protestant parts of Germany. The first advent calendar with little doors was printed in the early 1900's and continues today.
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