Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Blown glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ellipsoidal shape with horizontal facets, pointed bottom. Mirrored silver painted magenta. Metal cap attached with thin bent wire loop inserted into opening at top, bent wire hook attached. Cap is stamped: “MADE IN U.S.A. KENTLEE”.
Maker is KENTLEE Company.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
mid 20th century
Physical Description
red (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 3 3/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 9.525 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: Washington, Cedarhurst
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0370
catalog number
298065.0370
accession number
298065
subject
Domestic Furnishings
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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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