Glass Christmas Ornament

Description:

Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Very small semi-sphere, with indent molded on one side. Mirrored silver with hot pink stripe around opening of indent, interior painted blue. No cap attached, thin metal wire loop inserted at top opening. No mark. Possibly made in Poland as it began exporting similar indented ornaments in the 1930s.

Date Made: 1890-1940

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: GermanyPolandPlace Used: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

Subject: Christmas

Subject:

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Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.298065.0354Catalog Number: 298065.0354Accession Number: 298065

Object Name: ornament, christmas tree

Physical Description: glass (overall material)metal (hanger material)Measurements: overall: 1/2 in x 1 in x 3/4 in; 1.27 cm x 2.54 cm x 1.905 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-c297-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_310209

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