The Fisherman is number 16 on the list of the top 20 Essential Santons for a Provencal Creche. He is a pivotal figure in Provence, whether he works with his nets in the sea, or, as an angler, casting his pole into a local stream. As a Santon, his origin is in the early nativity plays and creche-parlant. Foremost, he is a classic figure of the Port of Marseille and its very important fishing trade in the Mediterranean.
Fish, whether freshwater or from the sea, are basic to the Provencal diet. Incredibly detailed, the skilled Fisherman Toy is made of resin or fiber, and it shows many beautiful details. Fisherman with a big catch. Exactly as it should be. An incredibly nice gift for a true fisherman and great for home decoration.
- Size 22*11*9 cm
- Style: Retro and Vintage
- Material: fiber/resin
Some places may have a little paint or look grey and old. Some may have distorted wheels or bad soldering. All of these are not quality problems. They are unique technology for antique style. Do not purchase if you mind it!