Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, red over mirrored silver. Metal cap attached, with thin bent metal loop inserted into top opening, and thin bent crinkle wire attached for hanging. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1870-1900
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.7625 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
DL*298065.0338
catalog number
298065.0338
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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