This ornament is decorated with one of the most traditional pattern in Norway.
The "Selbu-star" patern originate from a woman who immigrated to Minnesota, back in 1882. She started knitting wool mittens "Selbu-votter" , selling them in order to raise money for a school and a teacher. There were no such things at the place she lived with husband and a little son - and she made it!!
Now, the Selbu-star is to find on lots of products, sweaters, stockings, wool rugs and - Christmas decorations!
Size: 10cm / 4" across. Red on white back ground.
Comes in a nice gift box.