Paper Moravian Star, 2.75″

$22.00

9 in stock

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Description

Moravian stars were traditionally made in Moravian boarding schools in the nineteenth century during the Advent season.  Because of this historians believe the making of stars may have been a math lesson where students learned to draw and make geometrical shapes from paper.  One of the shapes was a pyramid.  By gluing the pyramids together a multi-pointed star was created.

Our Paper Moravian Star is created by a Winston-Salem artisan using that early method.  He meticulously cuts, folds, and glues each pyramid or cone to form a perfect Moravian star.  The 2.75″ diameter star is a perfect size for a feather tree or small nativity.  Each star will arrive in a kraft paper box.

Additional information

Weight 0.05 lbs
Dimensions 3 × 3 × 3 in

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