Fondly known as Babbo Natale (Father Christmas), the Italian Santa has its origins in European folklore. On Christmas Eve he has the heartfelt joy of filling carefully hung stockings with small gifts for young and old alike. Rich in detail, this sterling silver Santa is certain to become a conversation piece of any collection. The fully three-dimensional JT Inman Italian Santa Sterling Ornament is part of the Sterling Silver Santas of the World collection and is handcrafted in America. New Santas will be released each year as part of this series. The ornament measures 3.5" high and includes original box, brochure, and flannel bag. The ornament is not dated.