Traditional images were ever since very important for designing Christmas tree ornaments. Especially hunting motifs were very popular, that also refer to the origin of the tree decorations, the Thuringian Forest. The place of origin of the glass ornaments is the area around Lauscha in Thuringia. In the beginning it was just a substitute for real fruit which a poor glass-blower could not afford. With time, the diversity of glass ornaments for Christmas trees grew. Their popularity grew and they became a real bestseller.This hand made item comes to you safely packed and together with an MAROLIN® certificate of authenticity.