In Germany it is considered good luck to rub or grasp one of your buttons if you pass a Chimney Sweep in the street. Dressed from head to toe in all black, except for his red neck scarf, this figurine is sure to bring you good fortune. Chimney Sweep was one of the original figurines displayed at the Leipzig Fair. It was first called Smokey and was designed by master sculptor Arthur Moeller in 1935. Made in Germany.
Hum 12/I; Height 5.5"
Chimney Sweep has been produced in four sizes ranging from 3.00" to 6.00". This version is 5.50" and is stamped with trademark 10. Made in Germany.