Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Opaque white glass ball, yellowed surface. Painted with horizontal and vertical white strips, band of silver glitter/mica around center. Silver metal cap with thin round metal loop and bent wire hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1935
place made
Germany
Japan
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
yellow (overall color)
glass (overall material)
sphere (ornament shape)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 5.3975 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0235
catalog number
298065.0235
accession number
298065
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones
subject
Christmas
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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