Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, mirrored silver with overcoat of matte cream-gold. Metal cap attached with thin bent metal loop inserted and crinkle wire attached for hanger. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1870-1910
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 3 1/8 in x 2 3/4 in; 7.9375 cm x 6.985 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0263
catalog number
298065.0263
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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