Glass Christmas Ornament

Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, mirrored silver, blue-violet overcoat, with white and mica painted on top. Metal cap attached, thin bent wire loop inserted, with bent wire hook attached. Cap is stamped: "MADE IN U.S. OF A." (See also DL*298065.0399)
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
date made
Physical Description
blue (overall color)
white (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
overall: 3 3/8 in x 2 5/8 in; 8.5725 cm x 6.6675 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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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