Miniature szopka-krakow Nativity with arched entryway, stars and Swarovski crystals
Krakow Nativity by Competition winner Frejtag with Town Hall clock
8 in stock
8 in stock
5 x 3 x 1 1/4″
A darling small szopka by competition winner Frieberg. This miniature szopka – Krakow nativity has a ground level courtyard of checkered silver, on an elevated golden walls with diamond design. Under it’s arched doorways is the Holy Family with a star above it. On the second level of the Krakow nativity are five spires three of them crowned after the St. Mary basilica that appears in every szopka krakowaska, and topped with round ball and There is a balcony surrounded by gold railing. The spires of the nativity end with the Polish flag on the two outer ones and the Polish Eagle in the middle. A lot of detail in such small beautiful Krakow Nativity.
The Krakow nativities offered by daPolonia.com are all made by the same artists that take part in the yearly Krakow nativities competition. They are created using the same material and techniques employed to create the originals that took part in the competition Many of the nativities offered are copies of nativities that were entered into the competition, many of which are part of the collection of the Krakow Museum in Krakow Poland, which has been administrating the competition since 1946, and which mounts a show of the Krakow nativities after the competition takes place.
These copies of the nativities are sometimes made in more than one size enabling the customer to have a nativity of the right size for their home or office.
These UNESCO designated world heritage nativities are genuine works of art, that would become a family heirloom