This is an Erzgebirge 11 and 1/2 inches tall Wooden Nutcracker in Very Good Condition. Colors bright; mechanism works fine. His rifle moves (by his left hand).
This is a Vintage Item made in the German Democratic Republic - East Germany. (Prior to re-unification of Germany).
Label on bottom reads "Made in German Democratic Republic" "Expertic" "Veb Raum-u" "Tafelschmuck""Gahlenz"
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