- Introduction January 2012
- Materials Steel, Paper, Plastic
- Measurements of Product 5.51 in H x 6.3 in W x 5.91 in L
Pay homage to the donkey for the most important reason of all- it was a donkey that brought Mary and Joseph from Egypt to Bethlehem. Also, it has long been believed donkeys were in the stable when Jesus was born making these a very important piece to add to your Nativity set
This charming figurine depicts a shepherd boy lulled to sleep by his peaceful surroundings. Looking at young Ephraim it is easy to imagine him in the shade of a tree, lying in the soft grass of the countryside, trying to stay awake and keep watch over his flock.
Matthew returns a lost lamb to the sheepfold. Just as the sky grows dark, a brilliant angel appears to announce a miracle.
During the time of Jesus, oxen were very valuable animals. They provided the strength, and endurance, farmers, during ancient times, needed for all their heavy farm work. They pulled plows, operated water wheels, and helped clear land