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Different cottons were used to make these ornaments, so called: cotton batting, pressed cotton, spun cotton, but I am not specifying this here. The main material is cotton.

For cotton candy containers we refer to the "candy container" section.

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St. Nicolas with scrap face
and paper staf, traces of mica

Dwarf with scrap Santa face
green crèpe hat and scrap or Dresden bugel

Santa scrap face, cotton hood
and crèpe dress !!
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Cat with cotton head and chenille body,
metal pin in his back instead of a loop

Clown with cotton head with black hat and a green bottle-shaped something
on a spring, chenille body with pin in his back instead of a loop
 

Cotton spider with wire legs in a web:
spider is covered with small pieces of purple crèpe paper and small painted green specks on his cotton body;
the web is made of wire and silk thread;
all is covered with a transparant substance to imitate dew on the spider's web
   

Boy with scrap face with
red crèpe hat and red paper strip, traces of mica

Dog or rabbit (?) with fabric ears
and pink ribbon

Pink pig with paper ears and
pleasant cotton curly tail
18-This chick is only 4 cm wide.
This small chick is only 4cm wide,
with red paper beak

Skier composition face, cotton body with
mica, blue stamp "JAPAN" under his skis

Snowman, traces of mica,
with cardboard hat

Santa candy container,
cardboard painted face, 33cm high


Cotton air balloon with scrap angel
and crinkle Leonean wire

Santa scrap face with Dresden flower,
mica glitter

Lady with scrap face,
Dresden flower on hat, mica glitter

Girl scrap face, paper wings, green border
on cap and apron, traces of mica
 

Girl with scrap face, pink cotton scarf,
traces of mica, on a swing, front and back

Another girl with other scrap face, pink cotton scarf,
traces of mica, on a swing, front and back

Farmer girl with crèpe pink bodice and grey crèpe hood,
scrap face and dried flowers

Front and back cotton body, covered with mica, partly turned green,
and scrap faces and trees

Front and back of a cotton air balloon, but I am not sure it is cotton; help needed;
the basket, made of tinsel/cotton garland, inserted with paper Prussian soldiers and signal flags;
held up with Gablonz bugles and beads; ca 16cm high
String of the paper flags were also used as tree decorations.

   

Russian figure "Father Christmas",
missing his staff and cotton sack;
36cm high
     

Front and back of three angels with bisque face, unmarked, crèpe skirts and cotton cape and muff, Dresden wings; one also in the porcelain page

wo candle holders with cotton angels with papier maché faces, imitaton blond hair, cotton fabric clothes, Dresden wings, stars and one Dresden horn, wooden sledge;
both fixed to a thick cardboard base, covered with white paint and possibly granulated Venetion dew, ca 10cm high. Also shown in the Candleholders page.

Two candle holders with cotton angels with papier maché faces, imitaton blond hair, one with cotton fabric gown and one with lace gown, Dresden wings, stars and a wooden sledge;
the left fixed to a thick cardboard base, covered with white paint and possibly granulated Venetion dew, while the other has an imitation ice base, ca 10cm high. Also in the Candleholers page.
 

Front and back of a doll, someone dressed up with a cotton dress, cape and hood,
mounted on a lampshade, to be used as a treetop; ca 25cm high
 

Two clowns with cotton head and hat, body wax paper bags, filled with colored cotton balls;
total 13cm high

Colored cotton balls in a plastic bag,
marked "20 WATTEBOLLETJES 18mm" and "20 BOULES D'OUATE 18mm" with a pirate's head;
total ca 16cm high

Set of three snowmen with plastic hats and chenille arms and scarf

Three snowmen, all with cardboard hat, left with plastic hat; ca 7cm high

Snowman, with plastic hat; 7cm high

Musicians, chenille arms, cotton head and body, ca 6,5 and 7,5cm high

Elf, chenille arms, 7,5cm high

Elf on cotton log, chenille arms, 7,5cm high

Snowman with tinsel tree, 7cm high
 
 

Cotton fruit with leaves and ground glass or glitter

Half of a nutshell used to make a basket with cotton fruit and tinsel handle

Gherkin

Cotton basket with cotton mushrooms
   

Cotton corn and two turnips, white and blue, mica glitter

Cotton bell with with golden lucky-charm
horseshoe and red berries

Two cotton birds in a
tinsel and chenille cage

Two ornaments on a clip, a bird with glass tail and a mushroom, both with a different design clip.
Two cotton ornaments on a clip, a bird with glass tail and a mushroom
with silver glitter now dark grey, both with a different design clip.

Small pressed cotton bird with real feather tail and wings,
with a green wire to attach to a branch; I have no idea of its age
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