The Fontanini Nativity Collection in 12” scale features Ephraim the Sleeping Shepherd, #52959. This virtually unbreakable polymer figurine of Ephraim is hand-painted in Italy with non-toxic paints.
Start or enhance your 12” Fontanini Heiloom Nativity collection with the many figurines found through MOSACK’S. Add to your collection with the many Fontanini Nativity animals, angels, shepherds, and villagers to create a scene that relates to the First Christmas.
The House of Fontanini has been creating old world sculptures in the village of Bagni di Lucca, Italy, for more than 100 years. The life-like, heirloom-quality Fontanini Nativities figurines are produced in seven different sizes.
The 12” Fontanini Nativity Ephraim the Sleeping Shepherd #52959.
If you had lived in Bethlehem nearly 2000 years ago, what would your life have been like. What could you have been doing when Jesus was born? Find out with the Fontanini Heirloom Collectible Storybook. This contains the very special stories that are associated with many Fontanini Heirloom figures. Every fictionalized Story enriches your understanding of biblical times. The following are excerpts:
Ephraim, a self-proclaimed star expert, made up names and stories of the stars and star clusters..... he opened his eyes only to be confronted by a magnificent star hanging right over his head!.......