A Time Remembered

Circa: 1988
Condition: Used
Manufacturer: Department 56/Made in Taiwan
This Department 56 Man On Ladder Hanging Garland is from the Original Snow Village Series, item #5116-0.
Introduced in 1988 it was retired in 1992.
One Christmas evening, a group of friends set off to enjoy a dinner of celebration at a small country inn nestled in a quiet river town. As they rounded a bend in the road, they saw the small, old-fashioned village decorated for the holidays. The lights, like fairies, glowed and sparkled amid the freshly fallen snow. All evening, the conversation was full of Christmas memories and the visions the tiny town had evoked. Amidst the jovial banter and magical memories, the idea for a lighted Christmas village was born. That spark of an idea became a reality when, in 1976, Department 56 introduced a series of six hand-painted, ceramic buildings. The rest is history.
Now headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, Department 56 has become a leader in the giftware, collectibles and holiday decorating industry and is best known for our hand-crafted lighted villages, Snowbabie figurines and extensive lines of holiday and home decorative products.
In very good + condition it comes in their original box that shows wear from age which I have shown in my pictures and it measures 4 3/8 inches tall, 1 3/8 inches wide and 1 1/4 inches deep.
An addition to any Department 56 Snow Village Series Collection.
SH & Ins. will be quoted after orders placed. If you have questions please feel free to contact me and thank you for looking.

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