Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, silvered, with possible overcoat of green, surface is heavily faded. Metal cap attached with bent wire loop inserted at top for hanging. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1870-1900
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 5.3975 cm x 4.1275 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0375
catalog number
298065.0375
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

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