The Fontanini Nativity collection in 12” scale features the ever popular Gabriel Shepherd with Lamb, #72171. This virtually unbreakable polymer figurine of Gabriel is hand-painted in Italy with non-toxic paints.
Start or enhance your 12” Fontanini Heirloom 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, including the 12” Gabriel Shepherd with Lamb #72171.
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:
Gabriel was a daydreaming shepherd boy. He loved to imagine the lunch his mother prepared for him was an exotic array of meats.....leaping from rock to rock......he turned to find a small lamb wedged in between two of the rocks.....