2013-12-05 / Local & State

Cost Of ‘12 Days Of Christmas’ Items

By The Associated Press

PITTSBURGH (AP) – Prices of items in the Christmas carol “The Twelve Days of Christmas,’’ according to PNC Wealth Management:

Partridge, $15; last year: same

Pear tree, $184; last year: $189.99

Two turtle doves, $125; last year: same

Three French hens, $165; last year: same

Four calling birds (canaries), $600; last year: $520

Five gold rings, $750; last year: same

Six geese a-laying, $210; last year: same

Seven swans a-swimming, $7,000; last year: same

Eight maids a-milking, $58; last year: same

Nine ladies dancing (per performance), $7,553; last year: $6,294

10 lords a-leaping (per performance), $5,243; last year: $4,767

11 pipers piping (per performance), $2,635; last year: $2,562

12 drummers drumming (per performance), $2,855; last year: $2,776

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