"9/11 Memorial" with Patriot Pin and Collectible Scroll

- "9/11 Memorial" American Pride Collection Dept. 56 Item #57712. This memorial is lit all the way up through the world globe at the top and includes a pin and scroll. Introduced 2002 and retired 2003. To symbolize our nation's courage, perseverance, and strength in the face of the unexpected and devastating tragedy of September 11, 2001, we recognize the rescue workers and volunteers who have given so much of themselves to help during this tragedy. The adapter is included to beautifully light the clear center portions of this piece. The figures on the points of the star represent: A firefighter assisting a survivor; A uniformed police officer and a rescue worker with her search dog; A staff sergeant of the United States Military; A child holding an airplane to represent the passengers on all flights involved; A Red Cross volunteer with a pint of blood; An older man to remind us how all generations were affected; A woman and child to depict the families who lost loved ones; And a doctor to portray the medical personnel who helped during the tragedy. Mint condition piece in original box & sleeve.

Dept 56 Retirees, Inc.(since 1987)