Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, mirrored silver with light blue overcoat, painted with white stripes around center and simple floral motif around center. Metal cap attached, with thin bent wire loop inserted at top. Cap is stamped: "MADE IN U.S. OF A."
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1940-1960
place made
United States
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
blue (overall color)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 6.6675 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0403
catalog number
298065.0403
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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