I believe the subject is a wine maker die to the grapes in his pack and the boots and apron he's got on. At first I though maybe he was a kind of vagrant or traveller.
This piece is very attractive and catches my eye and my thoughts everytime I view it. No signs of chipping or cracking. The item "Mid Century German Hand Carved 14 Wood Figurine Wine Maker Farmer Old Man" is in sale since Monday, May 15, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Woodenware\Carved Figures". The seller is "fortheselloveit" and is located in Wenatchee, Washington.This item can be shipped worldwide.