Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament or Kugel. Ball, thick glass mirrored silver. Embossed metal cap with circular hoop and bent wire hook attached at top. Marked with a red and white $1.00 price tag sticker. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1850-1880
Physical Description
silver (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger meterial)
Measurements
overall: 2 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 6.985 cm x 5.3975 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0464
catalog number
298065.0464
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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