A long history the steinbach woodworking and nutcracker history is long and filled with traditional german craftsmanship that has been maintained since th century germany. Rare steinbach s1816 peter pan nutcracker signed by herr christian ste. Martin luther nutcracker l 500th anniversary of the. For over 200 years we have maintained longstanding tradition, passion for detail, creativity and finest materials in our worldfamous nutcrackers. All steinbach nutcrackers are handcrafted in germany. Originally one could insert a nut in the bigtoothed mouth, press down and crack the nut. Partridge in a pear tree santa nutcracker imported from germany. Steinbach nutcrackers series pieces christmas treasures.
For generations steinbach has brought joy and pleasure to collectors from around the world. The sun king s1801 stands tall and regal, wearing a stunning velvet and brocade cape and the long dark curls that where popular during his reign. Steinbach nutcracker king christian king of nutcrackers 18. The ulbricht family roots can be traced back to the 17 th century. There are plenty of events that allow visitors to live this years. The sun king es1801 stands at 18 high, wears a stunning velvet and brocade cape and the long dark curls that where popular during his reign. Steinbach mini nutcracker section bavarian shopping mall.
The steinbach name has carried on and the erzgebirge, germany business continues to design, carve and create the acclaimed steinbach nutcrackers. This nutcracker is the second in the steinbach famous royalty nutcracker series and was limited to 7,500 pieces. He was made with great attention to detail in the erzgebirge and is made in germany. For over 200 years we have maintained longstanding. Steinbach nutcrackers world famous made in germany. This plant was opened after the steinbach family moved from the erzgebirge region at the end of world war ii. Since captain smith stayed true to the old maritime idiom that the captain goes down with the ship, the nutcracker features captain smith with a snow white beard and piercing blue eyes, bravely standing behind the titanic as he looks into the catastrophe ahead with the composure. Mlk academic middle school enrolls students from neighborhoods throughout san francisco. The steinbach chubby dentist german nutcracker is an example of the rich heritage of steinbach nutcrackers. The german erzgebirge ore mountains is a mountain range in eastern germany. Comes with attached tag and marked on the bottom original steinbach,volkskunst germany, 13. San francisco ballet dancers, including sunmin lee right and tyla steinbach center enchanted young patients at ucsf benioff childrens hospital san francisco last month when they put on a special miniperformance of nutcracker. Bringing thousands of christmas decorating items to. According to the late great herr steinbach of steinbach gmbh, a nutcracker is a symbolic figure, one that gives happiness and protects your family.
Every year, san francisco commemorates the life and legacy of dr. It was a great success and the steinbach nutcrackers fan club increased tremendously. Steinbach nutcracker price list 2005 bavarian shopping mall. This nutcracker is made by the legendary steinbach company. Steinbach, gouvy, a village in the municipality of gouvy. The steinbach nutcrackers are undoubtedly the most famous ones in the world. Steinbach, steinbach nutcrackers replacements, ltd. True to the story, this 19 drosselmeier is wearing a long robe, an eye patch, a black top hat, and is holding a smaller nutcracker and a golden stopwatch. Martin luther lived and worked mostly in lutherstadt eisleben in eastern germany.
Here you will find wooden nutcrackers from steinbach and ulbricht that we feel will brighten your holidays. In general you will find to the mini design also a big counterpart nutcracker. Steinbach nutcrackers are the most popular german nutcrackers in the world and are handed down to future generations. Buy steinbach nutcracker king christian king of nutcrackers 18. No matter what youre looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. Steinbach herr toad german wooden nutcracker double signed. Whether youre a local, new in town, or just passing through, youll be sure to find something on eventbrite that piques your. Issued as a limited edition of 7,500 pieces, and hand signed by. Decorative nutcrackers in the form of wooden carvings of a soldier, knight, king, or other profession have existed since at least the 15th century.
Herr drosselmeier es1970 nutcracker herr drosselmeier is the 1st piece to be featured in steinbachs new nutcracker ballet series. There are many designs, including levers, screws, and ratchets. The erzgebirge is located along the border between germany and the czech republic, southwest of dresden. San francisco ballet auxiliary invites you to an exciting night celebrating the 75th anniversary of san francisco ballets nutcracker. Some of them are already retired and thus increasing very fast in value. Steinbach 18 herr toad nutcracker limited edition large nursery rhyme l. He carries the holy scripture here as a nutcracker. Fezziwig steinbach nutcracker is the ninth piece in the dickens christmas carol series. These nutcrackers portray a person with a large mouth which the operator opens by lifting a lever in the back of the figurine. Easily visit both mustsee locations on this guided tour from san francisco, which includes skiptheline access at muir woods and a hasslefree stop at the.
Product information german christmas nutcracker martin luther. Martin luther 2017 ulbricht nutcracker ul000811 2017 marked the 500th anniversary of the reformation in the christian church, which all officially began when martin luther, a monk, professor and reformer, nailed his famous 95 theses about the subject to the door of the castle church in wittenberg, germany. By this enthusiasts of steinbach nutcrackers had one more reason to collect his products. Steinbach young king arthur nutcracker this young king arthur nutcracker, introduced in 2010 by steinbach, is an exclusive limited edition of 4,000 pieces and stands at 14. Oktoberfesthaus firmly believes this to be true and we think every family should have at least one nutcracker to bring your household joy. See more ideas about nutcracker christmas, christmas and german nutcrackers. Steinbachs main factory and headquarters is located in marienberg, in the erzgebirge region of saxony in germany. The classic mini nutcracker comes in the size of 5 inches and is mostly a limited edition. Steinbach s main factory and headquarters is located in marienberg, in the erzgebirge region of saxony in germany. In legend, the nutcracker possessed miraculous powers, bringing good fortune and protection from evil spirits. Martin luther had a full life, active and combative, full of conflicts and victories. The more elaborate their decorations, the stronger their powers. Steinbach german nutcrackerhandcrafted in germanyapprox. He is recognized by his black cap and his black robe.
First to premier was the king henry viii es1823 nutcracker. There is an older plan in hohenhameln in northern germany. Steinbachs nutcracker ballet series features allnew designs inspired by the beloved christmas story, the nutcracker. One of the few dentists that will make you smile, the chubby dentist stands 12. Authentic steinbach limited edition nutcrackers available at in the usa, steinbach nutcrackers ship free at. Steinbach nutcrackers are perhaps the most recognized of all hand crafted nutcrackers produced in germany and are collected by thousands in the united states and around the world. A nutcracker is a tool designed to open nuts by cracking their shells.
If you are looking for a special one, which is not displayed here please let us know. Nutcrackers free delivery possible on eligible purchases. It marks the 500th anniversay of the protestant reformation which was started by martin luther. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and oneofakind products and gifts related to your search. For auction is a christian steinbach napoleon nutcracker. Herr christian steinbachintroduced in 2006 all of our products are new and come with al. Karolin steinbach at christmas treasures september 2010. Toad s1848 mintcondition in original box with all tags introduced in 2001 1st in wind in the willow series toad series approximately 18. Steinbach nutcrackers official retailer christmas treasures.
Martin luther this nutcracker was created in 2017 in honor of the 500th anniversary of the event of ninetyfive theses written by martin luther. It is also musical and the tune is partridge in a pear. Index of references to moscow in global information space with daily updates. Long before the first christian ulbricht nutcrackers were designed the ulbricht family lived in the german erzgebirge until the end of world war ii. The name steinbach is recognized all over the world for the unique design of their wood carved steinbach nutcracker. Product information german christmas nutcracker geppetto limited edition. Steinbach nutcracker production in germany youtube. Christmas nutcrackers german christmas nutcrackers. Steinbach steinbach nutcrackers at replacements, ltd.
Martin luther translated the bible and was thus a central personality of the reformation. San francisco, ca martin luther king events eventbrite. This impressive example features a royal figure with crown and sword, holding a golden imperial orb, or globus cruciger, in his right hand. The steinbach boxes werent made for shipping, so i will double box, but, while that will insure safety, it. The formal dress of nutcrackers, along with the works by hoffmann and tchaikovsky, make these statues an important part of holiday decorating.
Steinbach nutcrackers christmasandcollectiblesonline. Steinbach nutcrackers gift shop marienberg, sachsen. When everyone is asleep, santa claus climbs into the house through the chimney and fills the childrens stockings with gifts. The classicnutcracker comes in the size of 16 up to 18 inches. Martin luther nutcracker es1657s vintage steinbach 16 wooden. This handcarved and handpainted nutcracker features arthur pulling the sword from the stone. On april 4, 1968, an assassins bullet struck down the pillar of the civil rights movement and shook a divided nation. Whimsical, artistic and downright adorable, nutcrackers have been a tradition heralding the onset of the christmas season for many, many years. Martin luther 2017 ulbricht nutcracker ul000811 2017 marked the 500th anniversary of the reformation in the christian church, which all officially began when martin luther, a monk, professor and reformer, nailed his famous 95 theses about the subject to.