Department 56

Department 56 Dicken’s Village Series

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Victorian England at the time of Charles Dickens was a center of culture for the world, where many traditions we celebrate today took shape. Charles Dickens loved to walk the lanes and streets of London for inspiration. Let the finely-detailed, hand-painted porcelain lighted buildings and accessories of this series inspire your feelings of Christmases past and Christmases yet to come.

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Arabellas Millinery SALE!
Item Sku: 4030357

Arabella’s Millinery

Paying homage to the rich British tradition of ladies dressed in fine hats. Large sign on the side distinguishes this building as the “Hat Maker To The Queen”. Note the royal crest on the top between the towers. Coordinates with item #4030364 “New Hats For the Jubilee” Uses replacement bulb #99244 Bond Street Shoppes Series. Introduced 2013
4.88 x 5.12 x 6.69"

$85.00 / $80.00   


New Hats For the Jubilee SALE!
Item Sku: 4030364

New Hats For the Jubilee

Coordinates with item #4030357 “Arabella’s Millinery” Introduced 2013
2.75 x 1.75 x 2.625"

$22.50 / $20.00   


C.D. Boz Ink and Pen Co. SALE!
Item Sku: 4030359

C.D. Boz Ink & Pen Co.

Coordinates with item #4030366 “Thank You, Mr. Dickens” Uses replacement bulb #99244 Bond Street Shoppes Series. Introduced 2013
4.9 x 4.7 x 6.9"

$80.00 / $60.00   


Thank You, Mr. Dickens SALE!
Item Sku: 4030366

Thank You, Mr. Dickens

It was quite common for Charles Dickens to be stopped in the street so fans of his writing could ask him questions. Because the books were sold in chapters, even the working class who could read would buy and enjoy the novels. Coordinates with item #4030359 “C.D. Boz Ink & Pen Co.” Introduced 2013
2.5 x 1.25 x 2.675"

$20.00 / $18.00   


London Gin Distillery Item Sku: 58746

London Gin Distillery

The distillery features an animated water wheel used to power the machinery inside the Victorian era distillery. Gin was brought to England from France where it was readily consumed by the working class. Coordinates with #58450 "A Fine Batch of Gin" Water Wheel Rotates. Introduced 2006
8.75 x 6.5 x 7.5"



The Hoops Item Sku: 4020181

The Hoops

Coordinates with item #4020192 “Pub Patrons” Gaslight Pubs Series.
Introduced 2011
6.69”H x 5.63”W x 7.09”L



Pub Patrons Item Sku: 4020192

Pub Patrons

Coordinates with item #4020181 “The Hoops” Gaslight Pubs Series.
Introduced 2011
Two ol’ chaps offer a toast to the holidays.
2.75”H x 1.375”W x 2”L
Expected Ship Date AUGUST 2017
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London Newspaper Stand Item Sku: 58560

London Newspaper Stand

Set of 2
This two piece set depicts a scene found on many London street corners, it was the best way to get the daily news in Victorian times. Introduced 2003
Size: 3.25 x 1.75 x 2.75, 1.5 x 1 x 2.5"
Expected Ship Date AUGUST 2017
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Evan Hoyt Sponge Dealer SALE!
Item Sku: 4025256

Evan Hoyt Sponge Dealer

Coordinates with item #4025264 “The Sponge Seller” Uses replacement bulb #99244. Introduced 2012.
5.5 x 4 x 7"
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$85.00 / $63.75   


The Sponge Seller SALE!
Item Sku: 4025264

The Sponge Seller

Coordinates with item #4025256 “Evan Hoyt Sponge Dealer” Introduced 2012.
1.75 x 2.25 x 2"

$15.00 / $13.00   


Dickens Village The Neilan Lund Gallery SALE!
Item Sku: 805512

Dickens Village The Neilan Lund Gallery

- Anniversary Edition Coordinates with #807225 "Welcome to Lund's Art Show" Neilan Lund brought a series of drawings to Department 56. His idea was to publish note cards and paper products with images inspired by the words of Charles Dickens from "A Christmas Carol". These drawings inspired another style of lit village made of porcelain, the Dickens' Village Series. Lund presented the initial drawings for the Dickens' Village series to Dept. 56 in 1984. This Anniversary piece is a tribute to Neilan Lund. Replicas of Neilan's actual paintings are in the windows. A special bottom stamp has been added to commemorate the 25th Anniversary of the Dickens' Village Series. Introduced 2009
6.25 x 4.75 x 7.5"

$90.00 / $67.50   


The Smoking Bishop SALE!
Item Sku: 4023612

The Smoking Bishop

Set of 2. This Holiday Gift Set is a great value - includes accessory.
Introduced 2011

$89.00 / $66.75   


Berkshire Downs Cricket Club SALE!
Item Sku: 4020186

Berkshire Downs Cricket Club

Inspired by the historic English Cricket clubhouses, the sporty green siding is offset by the bright red curtains. Members can relax on the front porch or view the game from the upper balcony window. Coordinates with item #4020197 “Awaiting the Umpire’s Call”
Introduced 2011
7.6”H x 5.59”W x 5.39”L

$80.00 / $60.00   


Awaiting the Umpires Call SALE!
Item Sku: 4020197

Awaiting the Umpires Call

Coordinates with item #4020186 “Berkshire Downs Cricket Club”
Introduced 2011
2.75”H x 1.5”W x 2.875”L

$25.00 / $18.75   


M. Pickering Finest Persian Rugs SALE!
Item Sku: 805519

M. Pickering Finest Persian Rugs

Coordinates with #807232 "Persian Rugs For Sale". Introduced 2009
6.5 x 4.75 x 7"

$80.00 / $60.00   


Lea Hurst House SALE!
Item Sku: 808869

Lea Hurst House

Coordinates with item #808897 “Florence Nightingale”
Introduced 2010
6.75 H x 5.75 W x 7" L

$95.00 / $71.25   


Regents Park Punt Rental SALE!
Item Sku: 808876

Regent’s Park Punt Rental

Coordinates with item #808904 "An Afternoon on Ice"
Introduced 2010
6.25 x 5.5 x 6.5"

$75.00 / $56.25   


Relaxing in Regents Park Item Sku: 808905

Relaxing in Regent’s Park

The finely dressed couple are cast in a seated position to be used on a park bench or sitting on the edge of a wall. Regent's Park was a lovely area in London near where many of the finer homes were built during Victorian times. Set of 2 figures, BENCH NOT INCLUDED. Pictured with item #52302 Wrought Iron Park Bench. Coordinates with item #808876 “Regent’s Park Punt Rental”
Introduced 2010
1 x 1 x 2.5" ; 1 x 1 x 2"



Green Grocer Item Sku: 808856

Green Grocer

25th Anniversary Edition. Coordinates with #808894 “Dickens’ Merchants”. Similar to the original Green Grocer introduced in 1984; a thatched “straw” roof, small diamond-shaped windows, and wrap-around shop window on the main floor.
Introduced 2010
7.1” H x 5.7” W x 7.3” L



Carmelized Bacon A Holiday Tradition SALE!
Item Sku: 4020195

Carmelized Bacon - A Holiday Tradition

A nod to formal gatherings during the holidays, when servers would pass trays of the most wonderful hors d'oeuvres like baked caramelized bacon strips. Coordinates with item #4020184 “Boar’s Bacon & Candied Hams”
Introduced 2011
2.5”H x 1.5”W x 2.625”L

$25.00 / $18.75   


Chiswick Brewery Item Sku: 4025254

Chiswick Brewery

Coordinates with item #4025262 “Chiswick Brewboy” Uses replacement bulb #99244. Gaslight Pubs series. Introduced 2012.
Chiswick is the area of London and home to one of England’s largest and oldest brewery, producing some of the best known and respected brands of Britain.
5.75 x 4.75 x 7.25"
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Chiswick Brewboy SALE!
Item Sku: 4025262

Chiswick Brewboy

Coordinates with item #4025254 “Chiswick Brewery” Introduced 2012.
Young man brings sacks of hops to be brewed.
1.5 x 1.75 x 2.75"

$15.00 / $13.00   


Bluebird Cottage Item Sku: 4020185

Bluebird Cottage

Recalling the historic coastal homes where city dwellers would spend holidays. To keep thatching in place, weights would be tied to the corners of the roof-line. A simple pine sprig wrapped on the door welcome visitors. Coordinates with item #4020196 “Listening For the Ocean”
Introduced 2011
6.1”H x 5.51”W x 5.98”L



Listening For the Ocean SALE!
Item Sku: 4020196

Listening For the Ocean

How wonderful to spend the holidays near the shores of Great Britain. This detailed accessory features a mother and daughter listening for sounds of the ocean in the seashell. Coordinates with item #4020185 “Bluebird Cottage”
Introduced 2011
2.625”H x 1.5”W x 1.875”L

$18.50 / $16.50   


Swifts Stringed Instruments Item Sku: 58753

Swift's Stringed Instruments

In Victorian times it was quite usual to play music as a form of evening entertainment. Musical instruments and repairs were done at this local shop where artisans crafted fine violins and other string instruments. Let there be music in the Village! The detailed interior scene shows some of the fine musical wares of this London business.
Coordinates with #58804 "Making Wonderful Music". Introduced 2007
4.75 x 5 x 7.25"



Dickens Carolers Item Sku: 807230

Dickens' Carolers

Coordinates with #805516 "Abel Beesley Butcher - Anniversary Edition" & #805517 "Golden Swan Baker - Anniversary Edition"
Groups like this could be found on many street corners singing carols and hymns. Introduced 2009
2.75 x 2 x 3"



Snowball Fun Item Sku: 58812

Snowball Fun

This scene features a young lass and her friend engaged in a friendly snowball fight. Introduced 2007
4 x 2 x 3.5"



The Baptism of Charles Dickens SALE!
Item Sku: 4028700

The Baptism of Charles Dickens

Introduced 2012. Commemorating the 200th Anniversary of Dicken’s birth. Coordinates with item 4028699 Church of St. Alban
The current Church of St. Alban’s in Portsmouth has the original font used for Charles’ baptism on March 4th, 1812 and is now used is both for actual baptisms and special ceremonies to commemorate Dickens.
2.5”H x 1.5”W x 2”L

$17.50 / $15.50   


Sweet Pickings SALE!
Item Sku: 4030367

Sweet Pickings

This young lass has picked her apron full of ripe red strawberries and is willing to share with anyone who may have some clotted cream. Yum! Coordinates with item #4030356 “Strawberry Cottage” Introduced 2013
1.375 x 1 x 2.5"

$13.50 / $10.25   


A Christmas Beginning Item Sku: 58568

A Christmas Beginning

Bringing home the tree was the way to start decorating for the holidays. Introduced 2003
4.25 x 2 x 2.25"



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