This German advent calendar Christmas card depicts a traditional German farm in winter. The family is shown chopping wood and bringing in the Christmas tree while the children play in the snow. A rural chapel is shown in the distance, with various birds, dogs and cats are shown in the foreground.
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
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.
Christmas card comes with envelope, blank inside
Dimensions: 6" by 4.25"
Crafted in Germany
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