Fontanini Ornaments

Written by Jenni Wiltz
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If finding quality, old world Christmas ornaments is your goal, you have found it in Fontanini ornaments. The company specializes in nativity scenes. The provenance of each historical figure is researched and passed on to you via a story card. New characters are given their own histories with special details unique to ancient Bethlehem.

In addition to nativity scenes, Fontanini produces ornaments that will remind you of a glorious Renaissance Christmas. Each ornament has a flat base so it can also be used as a standing decoration. The striking touches of gold and the devout faces of the nativity participants will remind you of the deep historical and religious meaning behind the Christmas holiday.

The Quality of Fontanini Ornaments

Fontanini ornaments are a worthwhile investment. The process that goes into creating them is so rigorous that it takes place over two continents. Since the nativity is their specialty, most of their tree trimmings are also miniature versions of the birth of Jesus.

The faces of Mary and the angels will remind you of the delicate use of light in paintings by Leonardo daVinci. The same serenity and inscrutability in the faces of daVinci's madonnas grace the faces of these figures. Add a touch of Renaissance splendor to your family's Christmas with these exquisite sculptures.

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