Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, transparent pale blue, simple leaf motif painted on front with silver mica/glitter. Metal cap attached with scalloped bottom edge, thin bent wire loop inserted into top, bent metal wire hook attached. Cap is stamped: "MADE IN U.S. OF A."
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1940-1960
Physical Description
blue (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
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
DL*298065.0424
catalog number
298065.0424
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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