1888 Father Christmas with Wassail Bowl – Memories of Santa


England – Circa 1888

The Wassailing Father Christmas was inspired by drawings that appeared in Punch Magazine in England dated December 29, 1888. Father Christmas is carrying a wassail bowl with apples floating on top, and his hood is crowned with the traditional holly wreath.

Release Date: 1988 / Retired 1996

Made in Colombo, Sri Lanka