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A di Alessi - Angel Christmas Bauble

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The hand-decorated Angel Christmas Bauble made of mouth-blown glass is part of the Palle Presepe Collection (Italian: Nativity Scene Christmas Bauble) by A di Alessi. There it represents one of the classic nativity figures which enact the Nativity Scene right next to the Christmas tree.

The tradition of decorating Christmas trees with large and small coloured baubles of blown glass dates back to the middle of the 19th century, when a particularly dry year in the Vosges deprived the pine trees of their green needles. A glassblower from Goetzenbruck came up with the idea to blow many tiny glass objects and hang them up to counterbalance the sad sight of the bare branches. The spherical form was the easiest one to execute. That's the way the many colourful Christmas baubles, which would soon become a tradition in various countries and cultures, came into being. It was only in 1964 that the Goetzenbruck glass factory ceased to produce Christmas baubles on an industrial scale.

The shape of the Christmas decorations manufactured in the old traditional way changed along the years, with additional small decors or motives typical for the Christmas time like Father Christmas, bells, stars and sledges, being added. Later, it was Marcello Jori, whose creative mind and irony created the "Palle Presepe", triggering a small revolution for Alessi. He says that there was a Christmas tree at his home every year, but that he envied those who put up cribs with figures that appeared so much more vivid than the decorative elements on the tree. Marcello Jori:

"And one night I had a dream of an angel who attached some new baubles to the Christmas tree, of a kind I had never seen before. The baubles spoke, sang and prayed. Some of them were the Saints, stars or animals and one of them, shining more brightly than others, was the Infant Jesus." Jori's dream came true. Today, those hand-decorated baubles made of mouth-blown glass have become reality. The "Palle Presepe" consists of the ten classic Nativity Scene figures, which help to create a brand new Christmas tree with fantasy and a touch of irony: Mary and Joseph with the Infant Jesus, Ox and Donkey, the Angel, the Star and the Three Wise Men.

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Item no. 119387
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Details hand-decorated
Material mouth-blown glass
Colour Multicoloured
Dimensions Height: 9 cm, Depth: 9 cm, Length: 9 cm, Diameter: 9 cm
Weight 168 g (without packaging)
EAN 8003299343027
Design Laura Polinoro (LPWK) Marcello Jori
Category Christmas Decorations, Christmas Baubles & Tree Decorations, Crib Figures

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The tree crib for Christmas

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Stella Cometa and Angioletto Christmas Bauble-Set

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I was surprised they weren't cheesy at all. I'm looking forward to buying more. They fit well into a fir tree, you almost don't need to hang anything else in there.

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Extraordinary balls

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Stella Cometa and Angioletto Christmas Bauble-Set

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That's really something else. Colours and design may differ slightly from the illustrations.

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Most beautiful balls ever

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Stella Cometa and Angioletto Christmas Bauble-Set

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The christmas flu on the Christmas tree or Christmas arrangement. A grandiose and lovingly implemented idea! Great painted the figures come totally class to the Geltung

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The little comets & angels

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Stella Cometa and Angioletto Christmas Bauble-Set

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Each and every one of these enchantingly crafted balls is a must on a child's Christmas tree. And the little star is really pure joy. The RRP a little too high, but in the hall a blast!!!!!

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designer Christmas decoration

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Angel Christmas Bauble

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Alessi's stylish mouth-blown Christmas ball stands out from the monotony of the usual Christmas kitsch.

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Nice gimmick.

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Angel Christmas Bauble

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Fulfills its purpose and looks nice.

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Great design

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Angel Christmas Bauble

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Also the angel does not disappoint and completes the collection well. It is always a pleasure to expand the collection little by little. Also great as a Christmas present.

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Christmas ball slightly different

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Angel Christmas Bauble

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Alessi's mouth-blown balls are beautiful - especially when different ones from this series are hanging on a branch or tree.

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Stella Cometa Christmas Bauble

5 of 5 stars 23.02.2014, , A di Alessi - Stella Cometa and Angioletto Christmas Bauble-Set
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A di Alessi - Stella Cometa Christmas Bauble emphasizes feature gourmet tradition in a contemporary style. The product shows the game right on the Christmas tree. A di Alessi is always refined design, thanks to modern artists and designers. Highly recommended, the best price here!

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Alessi Christmas Ball - Angel

5 of 5 stars 13.05.2019, , A di Alessi - Angel Christmas Bauble
48 of 140 customers have found this review helpful.

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Great product! Beautiful decoration for the Christmas season. Finally a round concept for Christmas baubles! In total there are 10 balls which show the complete nativity scene.

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