Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, mirrored silver finish, metal cap, bent wire hook at top. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1880-1900
Physical Description
silver (overall color)
glass (overall material)
sphere (ornament shape)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 1/8 in; 6.35 cm x 5.3975 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0296
catalog number
298065.0296
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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