Share your favorites on Show & Tell

1930's German Candy Container

In Christmas > Santa Collectibles > Show & Tell and Advertising > Candy Containers > Show & Tell.
B: Charmingly retro51 of 851920's-1930's German Elf Candy ContainerSanta Christmas Card Holder!
Love it
Like it

vanskyock24vanskyock24 loves this.
marcobabe13marcobabe13 loves this.
rocker-sdrocker-sd loves this.
lisalisa loves this.
ManikinManikin loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel loves this.
See 4 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.

    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

    Posted 8 years ago

    (363 items)

    Pictured is a pre war German made candy container in the form of a house, with Santa in the chimney. The house is made of wood and cardboard and is painted white. When the top is removed this reveals the container section which would be used to store candy or money as a small gift. Pictured with the container is a 1922 Reichmark. During this time individuals and families worked in a cottage industry making items such as this, as well as ornaments for export to the U.S. Many of these items were destroyed due to anti German sentiment during the war.


    1. Manikin Manikin, 8 years ago
      Love it ! I never saw the house one . I have seen lots of Santa ones yours in very nice ! Thanks for sharing
    2. marcobabe13 marcobabe13, 8 years ago
      I love all of your Christmas candy containers and thanks for adding the history lessons to go along with them!

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.