The Nutcracker is an 1892 two act ballet featuring a world famous score by Tchaikovsky. It has been an enormously popular production since the 1960's and is performed by many different ballet companies around the world, particularly at Christmas time.
These beautifully unique wooden Nutcracker figures are a wonderful way for children to learn and explore this historical tale.
Playing with wooden figures encourages children to learn and explore different stories while developing creativity and imagination. They are the perfect educational tool for young children and are ideal for use in Montessori and Waldorf play settings.
All of the Green Taiga toys are made from Alder wood and finished with water-based paints, linseed oil, and bio wax. All materials are of high quality and non-toxic.
Measurements: L: 6.6cm W: 2cm H: 10.5cm
Age Guide & Safety: Recommended for 3 years+. We always advise that toys be checked prior to play and recommend adult supervision during playtime. Not suitable for children 3 year and over who still have a tendency to put things in their mouth. Not to be used as a teething toy.
Care Instructions: Do not submerge in water. Use a clean damp cloth to wipe surface.
These beautiful toys are made from sustainable alder wood. Every care has been taken to preserve its texture and natural properties during production. Naturally you may see some growth rings, knots, or rough spots. These are not defects or faults. They are made by nature and tell the story of the wood from which is was made and make each piece special and unique.