Dimensions are of the design including the margins, which I realised later on, is not alltogether wise. Dimensions: the front and back panels are 20,2cm wide and the two side panels are 16,6cm wide; all are 25cm high; when a light is placed inside, the round panels light up. It is called "Christkindleins Haus" ( "Christchild house" or "Christmas house"). 955 designed by Dora Baum (1881-1949), shown in the book “Weihnachtszeit” Bayerisches Nationalmuseum in München, page 27, photo no. In the book "Adventskalender - von den Anfängen bis zur Gegenwart" by Esther Gajek, pg. A10 Stand-up 4-panel advent calendar or advent house; each panel 15,5 x 21,5 high. Starting Advent 1, one of the windows in the row is opened.Advent calendar, Santa with children and animals near a village. The book “Weihnachtszeit”, Bayerisches Nationalmuseum München, page 31. A similar design is shown in the book “Weihnachtszeit” from the Bayerisches Nationalmuseum in München, page 28, photo n°9, A10 in this collection. The children should learn by heart the then appearing bible text on transparant paper.2 was opened, and so on, until on Christmas day it was door no. I though that was a delightful ritual for the children in preparation of Christmas Day.The Advent (from the Latin word Adventus meaning “coming”) is the period before Christmas, observed in many Western Christian churches.This was published during WWII, and there are texts and pictures related to that, very distressing, period. On the backcover is indicated that it was published by the NSDAP (Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei), Franz Eher Nachs., München. Dimensions: closed 19,5 x 27,5 cm and open 38,5 x 27,5 cm. - the inner part: 6 thru 24 December to be cut out and to be pasted on the uncolored figures. ” by Dominik Wunderlin, from the “Museen und Archäologie” in Liestal, Switserland, page 19, and A21 Advent calendar, made of pressed cardboard (Prägedruck : embossed printing or relief printing), with Santa carrying presents on his way to a village; doors numbered from 1 thru 24. As it is made in the same way and similar design as calendar no. On the back of A22 is printed “47 Made in Western Germany” and on A23 “54” and on the cover sheet of both is printed the same text, which is peculiar because of the different graphics: “No. The following information is available on the internet, but I cannot vouch for its correctness: Arthur F. The company Krüger has not been around for some years. It was re-issued by Korsch Verlag in 1972, with and without glitter, Ref. 87, "200/201 - Weihnachtsmann in Eselskarre" (Santa Claus in donkey cart). Here the calendar has not been used and is in its original condition. Dating there are several sources: 1) From 1957 and was sold under the ref. 203, according to information from the November 2004-January 2005 exhibition in the Museum Voswinckelshof, Dinslaken in Germany.dars by Tasha Tudor : - COMES BUT ONCE A YEAR, New York, Rand Mc Nally, 1982. - the back page: 25 thru 31 December to be cut out and to be pasted on this page in the blank spaces. ); below left is the signature : A20 Advent calendar, depicting the well known Church of Seiffen. is for "Rotraut"; 14 December 1908-26 April 1986 ), an author and illustrator; below right is printed “Korsch Verlag” and logo; on the left “Made in Germany 11451”. First printed in 1966, in München, and published up to 1997, ref. Under "AFKH" usually double arches 21x 29 cm (ie 2x 21x15) glossy images were produced. Indication of designer: “DRGM” (Deutsches Reich Gebrauchsmuster (German Reich Registered Design)) and illustrator's signature and on the back “Druck und Verlag: Mitteldeutsche Kunstanstalt Heidenau/SA 4514. A39 Advent calendar, designed by Fritz Baumgarten (1883-1966), in the form of a tear-off calendar, starting with day 1, being December 1st and ending with day 24, being December 24th. In the base is a candle holder and when lit, light shines through. 2) This is consistent with information in the pre-1957 Herold catalog when it was offered as “Nr.- THE DAYS BEFORE CHRISTMAS, New York, Rand Mc Nally, 1980, 11" x 25 1/2". A18 Advent calendar, design by Rolf Keller (June 5,1898 in Wurzen - December 31,1970 in Chemnitz, at that time called "Karl-Marx-Stadt"), showing a Christmas tree laden with lebkuchen and a snowy village and Santa in a sleight in the background; doors numbered from 1 thru 24. Doors, numbered from 1 thru 24, said to be arranged in the form of the numbers of a clock. Later, as "Kruger" as far as known only the small arches 21x15 (A5). It was the intention that each day a page was removed and usually they were glued into a book. 203 Adventslaterne, mit 24 Fenstern zum öffnen DM 1.20” 3) Mr. Below right is “GR” and I was told to be the publisher "Groot - Verlag, Hamburg", but calendar A161 is also signed “GR”, and has been published by Crystal Verlag! Made in W.-Germany” and published in 1972, with and without glitter.
A19 Advent calendar, showing children at a Christmas market; doors numbered from 1 thru 24. A25 Advent calendar consisting of a cover with a tear-off calendar bloc and inside a separate pop-up scene. 1105 Klasse 11e III-19-11-A221-57-50 Strobach-Druck Ebersbach (Sachs)”. On the back is printed “III/18/34 – A177/54 / D ???? Publishing history, re “Der Korsch Verlag Adventkalender von 19”: *M&B ref. 374 in 1950 or 1951 and published up to 1962 - ref. When set up a lit candle is put inside and the light shines through the windows. Design by Ruthild Busch-Schumann (1900-1989), signature bottom right, and at the left “Nr. It was the custom to have an advent calendar in the November edition. Info from Wikipedia: FRÖSI is the name of a children's magazine which was very famous in the German Democratic Republic.
I have seen a similar one with a paper glued to the back explaining Advent and on this paper was printed “Made in Western Germany”; I do not know what was printed on the calendar itself. When I have a color image where I can see which doors are the original ones, I can replace them. Junge Welt – Verlag für Zeitungen und Zeitschriften. A22 & A23 Two Advent calendars with glitter, each doors numbered from 1 thru 24. These calendars come from a family in The Netherlands. A27 Advent calendar HACO, angels in an interior, with glitter and with its original wrapping. Below left is printed “HACO 0176” and below right is a signature “Lore H.” (Lore Hummel). On the back of the wrapping there is the handwritten text “Herzliche Adventsgrüsse Tante Lore, Onkel Kurt”. The “m” logo means that it is by Michel Verlag in Nürnberg. Ortlieb“ (Ursula Ortlieb) and in the margin is printed in an oval “p.m.b.” (Paul Meyer Bremen) and on the left “Nr. See advent calendar A115, A119, A173 and A174 by the same artist. The illustrated angels are typical Erzgebirge made by Wendt & Kühn (ref. Kunst” and on the right probably the printer’s or publisher’s specifications “Merzdorf & Frosch, Saalfeld-S./0182 5704 30.5.49”. They are a pack of cards, called “Weihnachtsquartett”.
A13 Advent calendar, called “Vorweihnachten”, 1942 edition, in the form of a book for hanging, pages numbered form 1-1a thru 32-32a, thereby totalling 64 sides plus cover; 1 thru 24 until Christmas with on the opposite page Christmas related items, and the additional pages with stories and riddles. A15 Advent calendar which is part of the panorama book “Een boek voor de Kersttijd” (A book for Christmas Time), a Dutch version of Tasha Tudor’s 1979 edition. Junge Welt was the official newspaper of the Freie Deutsche Jugend (FDJ; Free German Youth; ref. The calendar consists of three parts: - the front page : 1 thru 5 December to be cut out from the key page and to be pasted on this front page in the blank spaces. They were part of an estate they inherited from an old aunt who had a shop, which certainly existed in the 1950s and closed down around 1985. produced Advent calendars and greeting cards, from 1949 also glossy pictures (die cut scraps). This calendar was published pre-1971 as Korsch Verlag took over Michel Verlag in 1971. Dimensions: 21 x 29,5cm A35 Advent calendar with angels and a Christmas tree with below the text “Ehre sei Gott in der höhe ! Maybe these last figures could mean that it dates from 1949, although considering the print it seems older to me. A36 Advent calendar with children baking Christmas cookies. Below left is the signature, a letter “R” and in the margin is printed: “Flechsig-Adventkalender Nr. On the back of the panel are the instructions on how to play the game, how to form the box out of this back panel to put the cards in, and on top the two outside edges of this back panel are 2 beautiful bookmarks.
It seems that the first advent wreath has been invented by the Lutheran theologist, Johann Hinrich Wichern (1808-1881).
In 1839 he used a wooden wheel with four large and nineteen small candles.