It is to Saint Francis of Assisi, who in 1223 built the first large creche with live animals at Grecccio, that credit goes for popularizing this phase of the Christmas observance. It is unfortunate that the Carbonel’s depiction of him is available in #2 only. We celebrate him now as the name taken by the new Pope Francis.
No. 2 Elite is 2 1/2″ or 7 cm