~ Vintage German Erzgebirge miniature Christmas winter village for illuminating
~ For Christmas putz, garden, mountain and train scenes
~ Waldkirchen, Erzgebirge region origin
~ Unmarked manufacture around 1940-50
~ Manufacturing firm Leichsenring
~ See "Collector Reference Book" below
~ Hand painted, partially varnished Alpine buildings
~ Made from cardboard with mica snow
~ In shades of peach, pink, yellow and mint green
~ Church with a wood onion dome steeple
~ 1 house with a wood balcony
~ 2 with tiny wood chimneys
~ Opening in the base of each for illuminating
~ NOTE --- Openings were Enlarged Post-Manufacture (See Photo #6)
~ Box 6-1/4 in L x 3-3/4 in W x 1-3/8 in H
~ Church overall about 2-3/8 in L x 1-1/4 in W x 2-3/4 in H to top of steeple
~ Buildings with normal age and use commensurate wear
~ Some darkening to the snow to be expected
~ Cardboard box is original and structurally intact, but in rough condition
~ It has lost much of its paper covering
~ Please view the 10 photos for detailed condition
~ They are a component of the description
~ Scroll to view ALL photos
~ Zoom for best detail
~ Email or phone with any item, payment...questions!
~ Delivery via USPS First Class Mail
~ Item No. EV202
Collector Reference Book:
Page 164, "Spielzeug aus dem Erzgebirge" (Toys from the Erzgebirge), by Karen Helling, 1999.
More villages and putz accessories are available in our Store's "Erzgebirge..." and "Christmas" categories!
If our red ~~ Heritage Hall Antiques ~~ Store banner is not shown above the village photos.
a ~~ View Store ~~ link will be displayed under the "Buy Now" button.