The modern figure of Santa Claus is derived from the Dutch figure of Sinterklaas, whose name is a dialectal pronunciation of Saint Nicholas. The modern day Santa Claus is a portly gentleman in spectacles, a red and white outfit topped by a hat of red with white trim and a huge sack of toys he’ll deliver to all the good little girls and boys in time for Christmas morning. He is known for his signature Ho-ho-ho and his final words from the book Twas the Night Before Christmas, “Merry Christmas to all and to all a good night.”
The Old World Santa Claus carries a Christmas tree topped by and his other hand is filled with toys. He looks as if he has set his pack down and is actually making a delivery to a home. Made through fair trade practices in Thailand this ornament is great as a small hostess gift or tied to the top of a holiday package. Give Fair Trade Ornaments as gifts and request Free Gift Wrapping during check out.
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Approximately 5 by 3 inches. Fair Trade Ornaments are hand made and composed of nickel, copper, & brass with bead accents. Only lead free solder,(a low-melting alloy) is used in their making, and no dangerous chemicals are used in the production process. Fair Trade Practices are used in the production process for these ornaments. Support your values and your great taste with one Fair Trade, Old World Christmas Santa Claus Ornament.