Inspired by the Department Store in the Warner Bros. movie "A Christmas Story". With nose pressed on the window, a youngster dreams of something from the window display under the tree on Christmas morning. Hand painted porcelain, with light cord. Over thirty years ago, Department 56 began as part of Bachman's, a premiere retail florist in Minneapolis. Bachman's used a numbering system to identify each of its departments. The number assigned to wholesale gift imports division was, you guessed it, 56.
- Material: Porcelain
- Measurements: 9.45" H. x 5.83" W. x 6.34" L.
- Functional Features: Lights Up
- Power Features: Standard Light Cord w/ 120V bulb