Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, silvered glass, painted with thin white vertical stripes and a thick white band around center. Center band has remnants of white mica/glitter. No cap or hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1880-1900
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 7/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 4.7625 cm x 4.1275 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0376
catalog number
298065.0376
accession number
298065
subject
Christmas
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones

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