Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Blown glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ellipsoidal shape, with pointed top and bottom. Mirrored silver. No cap attached, bent metal loop inserted into top opening, bent wire hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1870-1900
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
silver (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in x 1 1/2 in; 7.62 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0362
catalog number
298065.0362
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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