Glass Christmas Ornament

Free-blown glass holiday or Christmas ornament, onion-shaped with small finial at bottom, narrows at top. Clear glass painted copper color with top and bottom white, and white waved stripe through center, with mica/glitter attached to areas of white. Metal cap with metal loop and bent wire hook attached. No mark.
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
date made
Physical Description
copper (overall color)
white (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
overall: 6 in x 3 in; 15.24 cm x 7.62 cm
place made
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
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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