The Little drummer is an American Christmas song and Steinbach dedicated to a Nutcracker troll. The song tells the story of a poor boy who cannot afford to give the newborn Jesus a gift and therefore plays with the consent of Mary for him on his drum. This is what the Nutcracker is wearing. He wears a big hat and a red-gold uniform. He is 10.6" tall and made with great attention to detail in the Erzgebirge - "Made in Germany".