German Springerle Cookie Carved Rolling Pin with Fields Birds Flowers and Designs.
This is a wooden carved twelve field Springerle rolling pin.
It is deeply carved with various flowers, birds, humming birds, sparrow, owls, mushrooms and other decorations.
The name Springerle comes from an old German dialect and means "little knight" or "jumping horse." Historians trace these cookies back to the Julfest, a midwinter celebration of pagan Germanic tribes.
It measures 14" total length
12 separate images
Excellent vintage condition with light wear to handles.
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