Category: Crafts

Christmas crib nativity scene. Diorama Bavaria 2011.

Christmas crib nativity scene. The Holy Three Kings. Birth of Jesus diorama.

One of the Holy Three Kings.

Christmas crib nativity scene. Diorama Bavaria 2011.

Birth of Jesus in catholic tradition as folk art diorama. The Holy Three Kings, Epiphany, Holy Family, Pastors, shepherd.

Christmas crib nativity scene. The Holy Three Kings. Birth of Jesus diorama.

One of the Holy Three Kings.

This old crib is shown every Christmas in the church of a small village in Bavaria. The nativity figures are hand carved.

Old Postcard Wolfratshausen with Bavarian rafters 1910.

Old postcard. Wolfratshausen with Bavarian rafters 1910.

Wolfratshausen with Bavarian rafters 1910.

Wolfratshausen with Bavarian rafters 1910.

Old view of Wolfratshausen in Bavaria. In the foreground rafters on the river “Loisach” can be seen. In the background the old village seen from the river side. Old German Architecture, Village, Church.

Antique paper scissors. Hand-forged Shears.

Antique paper scissors. Hand-forged Shears. Old craft. Collectible Design.

Paper scissors

Antique paper scissors. Hand-forged Shears.

A beautiful old paper scissors in various positions photographed. Front and back.

Barber scissors manufactured by Veit Germany.

Barber scissors. Hairdressing Scissors. Pair of hairdressing scissors. Veit Scheren.

Barber scissors

Barber scissors. Hairdressing Scissors. Pair of hairdressing scissors. Veit Scheren.

Barber scissors

Old Barber scissors manufactured by Veit Germany.

Hand-forged shoemaker scissors Germany 1900

Antique cobbler scissors. shoemaker shear. Schuster pair of scissors

shoemaker shear

Antique hand-forged shoemaker scissors Germany 1900.

A beautiful old shoemaker scissors in various positions.

German kitchen knives design

Antique kitchen knifes. D.M.R.G. Solingen. Germany. Collectible knives. Blacksmith company August Krumm & Sohn

Kitchen knifes

German kitchen knives design 19th century.

Three selected beautiful, antique kitchen knifes.
The left in the picture was produced by blacksmith Albert Meissner and son in Wuppertal. The knife has the number 51. The inscription is – Guaranteed Solingen. The knife handle is made ​​of black stained wood. The knife blade is attached with brass rivets.

The average kitchen knife in the picture is marked with a crown. Manufacturers was the knife and tool maker factory August Krumm & Sohn, Remscheid. The inscription reads, D.M.R.G. Solingen. D.R.G.M. is the abbreviation for “German Empire usage patterns, patent number” until 1944. The natural colored wood handle, with very nice brass rivets, combined with the knife blade.

The third knife in the picture is from the time of the German Biedermeier in the 1840s. A special feature is the red wood of the knife handle. Whether that is colored or natural wood color. The wooden handle has an unusual weight.


Painting on glass. Children Illustrations 1930s

Reverse glass painting. Germany 1930s. Fairytale scenes. Children Illustration painting on glass.

Reverse glass painting

Reverse glass painting. Germany 1930s. Fairytale scenes. Children Illustration painting on glass.

Reverse glass painting

Painting on glass. Children Illustrations 1930s

Reverse glass painting from Germany around 1930. Fairytale scenes with girls and boys.