Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Blown glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, with small knob on bottom. Mirrored silver, with overcoat of gold-cream, with iridescent light green stripes. Opening at top, no cap or hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1870-1910
Physical Description
green (overall color)
glass (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.7625 cm x 3.81 cm
place made
Germany
ID Number
DL*69.0046
catalog number
69.0046
accession number
279532
subject
Christmas
See more items in
Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Richmond

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