This listing is for a large 8 1/2 candy container made in Western Germany. The piece is made from cardboard covered in composition (a combination of glue, sawdust, and plaster). The boy resembles the hard plastic candy containers made in the same era! He has a typical German expression! NOT sweet, but slightly sardonic! He has a round body that comes apart in the middle for the candy. His skis are made from cardboard, covered in faux snow! The are held in place on his shoes by elastic cords. His ski poles are wooden with cardboard circles also covered in faux snow! His head is on a coiled wire, so that it bobbles. His scarf is felt. He is dressed in wonderful patriotic colors – red, white and blue! He is dressed in wonderful patriotic colors – red, white and blue chenille! I try and recycle packaging materials as much as I can. I will make sure it’s sturdy and the item well packaged. I believe in offering the best customer service. I have a lot of fun doing this, and I want it to be fun for you, as well. I really want you to be a happy customer, and come back and visit me. I have thousands of items to sell, and would like you to be a return customer. I specialize in vintage holiday decorations, and vintage craft items. I also like kitschy religious items, so sell those as well! I guarantee authenticity on everything I sell. I have spent many years studying my specialities, and feel comfortable in guaranteeing my listings. You as my customer are the most important facet of my busines. I try and respond to every message within a few hours. This will ensure that I get your message in a timely fashion! Auctiva offers Free Image Hosting and Editing. Auctiva gets you noticed! Track Page Views With. Auctiva’s FREE Counter. The item “1940’S VTG GERMAN XMAS PATRIOTIC CANDY CONTAINER BOBBLE HEAD SKIING BOY CHENILLE” is in sale since Sunday, August 12, 2018. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Holiday & Seasonal\Christmas\ Vintage (Pre-1946)\Other Vintage Christmas”. The seller is “jonesantiques” and is located in Bronson, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region: Western
- Modified Item: No
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Germany
- Date: 1940’s
- Size: 8 1/2″ Tall