This lovely Nativity with Ox and Donkey Ornament deserves a prominent place on the family Christmas tree. The intricate beauty of this tiny, colorful German Christmas ornament is difficult to convey in photographs. Made of openwork pewter and hand-painted, it comes from the Black Forest region of Germany.
The Nativity of Jesus: The Reason for the Season
Are you trying to “keep Christ in Christmas”? The Nativity with Ox and Donkey Ornament portrays the humble birth of a vulnerable little baby in a remote corner of the mighty Roman Empire, a baby who will change the future of humankind. This ornament measures 2 inches x 2 inches.
A Christmas Tree Ornament of Heirloom Quality
Here we contemplate the Nativity: the babe lies in the manger, Mary looks down in loving adoration and Joseph of Nazareth stands above in watch. The Christmas Star blazes brightly overhead–a celestial sign that the Age of the Messiah has dawned. In the stall nearby, ox and donkey gaze upon this holy scene. The Nativity with Ox and Donkey Ornament is a true heirloom quality gift and will adorn the family Christmas tree with beauty for generations to come.