A very special wooden Christmas tree finial / tree topper from the Erzgebirge - a Spanbaum (shaved tree) for the top of your tree. The Spanbaum are three dimensional
They have many names - Spanbaum, span trees, wood shaved trees, chip or chipped trees, twilled trees, splinter, and curled trees.
The German word span means chip in English.
Hand-crafted in the ErzgebirgeItem No. D13
King of the Hill - Snowman Christmas Tree Finial / Tree Topper. 8-3/4" glass ornament. New for 2011. Inge-Glas No. 1-091-11. Hand-blown, hand-painted. With...