German Gift Bringers
Each image is a link to a full view of the Santa and its corresponding legend.
These German Gift Bringers represent several eras
throughout the evolution of Santa Claus.
Knecht Ruprecht in dark clothing and furs Pelznickel all in  furs a small child with blond hair, a crown and long 
white gown Weihnachtsmann in long dark green coat
"Knecht Ruprecht"