Originating in Germany in the late 17th century, handcrafted nutcracker dolls were originally given as gifts over the festive period. This parade of immaculately dressed soldiers show off brightly coloured uniforms and complimenting plumed hats.
These items are not designed as oven wear but will protect the user against temperatures up to 100C/212F for a maximum of 15 seconds. The intended use is to protect fingers against hot dishes. The neoprene palm protects against steam and hot water.