The Santa Nutcracker is handcrafted. Dressed in a fur trimmed hat and coat, the nutcracker stands 14.9″ high. It is a decorative figurine, not able to crack nuts. From Dregeno, made by artisans in the Erzgebirge Region of Germany.
Nutcracker dolls, also known as Christmas nutcrackers, are decorative figurines most commonly made to resemble a toy soldier. First made in the Erzgebirge Region of Germany, the Nutcracker dolls were considered symbols of good luck that served as protectors of a house.