Many glockenspiels in Germany date back a century or more and have become huge attractions for visitors. True to traditional glockenspiels, the rotating figures on this building depict medieval characters. Hand-numbered, limited edition of 2, 018. About Department 56: Over thirty years ago, Department 56 began as part of Bachman’s, a premiere retail florist in Minneapolis. Bachman’s used a numbering system to identify each of its departments. The number assigned to wholesale gift imports division was, you guessed it, 56. 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, Snowbabies figurines and extensive lines of holiday and home decorative products.
Lit animated building from the Alpine Village Collection from Department 56
Coordinates with the Alpine Village “Burgermeister” accessory (item 6000566)
Figurines on the clock tower rotate; building is lit/animated by an AC adapter (included)
Made from porcelain
10 inch height (25. 4 cm)