Vintage Large Lot Christmas Around the World Ornaments

The celebration of the Yuletide Season, with its religious observances, customs and folklore, varies all over the world. Legends and facts blend into a variety of rituals and traditions that are fascinating to learn about while they give us a more intimate understanding of people in different lands.
These ornaments were originally sold in 1979 (30 years old).
These ornaments range in measurements from approximately 2.5 to 5.5 inches high.
These ornaments are not only decorative, but they are also a teaching aid for young children.
Each ornament comes with a tag that tells about the custom of each country.
The ornaments are as follow: .Black America-A typical Christmas brings the family together for church services. Afterwards the congregation and minister exchange holiday wishes. Merry Christmas. (2) Traditional America-Williamsburg tradition festivities include various ceremonies, simple decorations for the home and the lighting of the community tree. Merry Christmas. Austria-In Austria the " Stollen" is a special Christmas gift cake..famous also throughout Germany. Frohliche Weihnachten. China-In China children hand up their stockings and hope that Santa Claus (Dun Che Lao Ren-Christmas Old Man) will fill them with toys, dolls and candy. Czechoslovakia-On a cold St. Stephen's Day King Wenceslaus set out
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