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UMW Nativity Displays - Annual Manger Scene

UMW Nativity Displays - Annual Manger Scene

Every year, Riviera United Methodist Women host  "The Manger Scene" as a fund raiser. People in our congregation bring in their collections of nativity scenes from all over the world. Here are some of the highlights!

From Guatemala

Big Bear, Calif.

From Russia 

German Crystal


Some talented soul hand-carved this one and  put it in a box!
Crystal from Sweden

Sorry, but I had a little trouble focusing my camera, but you can get an idea.
More German lead painted nativities
Painted Porcelain

Knitted Nativity from Nova Scotia 

My personal favorite of the bunch.
Etched Crystal Nativity - Swedish 
Just to make sure you are awake!
Green nested dolls Painted in Russia
My second favorite! Just love the glaze and art work on this one.
Italian Globe Nativity

Creation date: Nov 30, 2006 5:30 pm     Last modified date: Jan 27, 2007 12:24 pm   Last visit date: Oct 16, 2016 3:42 am
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Nov 30, 2006  ( 1 comment )  
Dec 1, 2006  ( 1 comment )  
Dec 3, 2006  ( 1 comment )  
10:27 am
Richard Carr (richard)
It's interesting to see how each culture does their manger scenes
Jan 27, 2007  ( 1 comment )  
7:30 pm
Kathy Carr (kathy)
I loved the life size Nativity scenes in front of public buildings in Tijuana that you don't see here anymore, sadly enough.
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