The Bethlehem Crib is a classic nativity scene
carved in maple wood. The nativity figures of the Bethlehem nativity are very sophisticated and are presented with many details and accessories.
A unique feature of this nativity set is part of the nativity figure of St. Joseph: this is available with lantern and real lighting
. The Holy Family
is thus available with or without real lighting. Maria is represented as kneeling and with open hands.
Herdsmen and shepherds wear peasant clothing and hats, while women wear aprons and head towels.
Some of the highlights of this beautiful Christmas nativity Bethlehem are the shepherd couple
in which the woman carries bread in her apron and the farmer carries a lamb; the Shepherd feeding three sheep
, which eat out of his basket; the woman at fountain
, which reaches for the water bucket.
The Bethlehem crib is enriched with many animals, such as the inescapable sheep and goats as well as chickens, dogs, cats, elephants, camels and many more.
The Bethlehem nativity scene is available in the sizes 8 – 10 – 14 – 22 and 42 cm and in the variants natural, stained and color. Some sizes of the nativity series are available also in the variants antique and real gold.