Glass Christmas Ornament

Description:

Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, small, clear glass with overcoat of matte medium green. Possibly silvered originally. Gold metal cap attached, with bent metal loop and bent wire hook. No mark.

Date Made: 1870-1920

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: Christmas

Subject:

See more items in: Home and Community Life: Domestic Life

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.298065.0331Catalog Number: 298065.0331Accession Number: 298065

Object Name: ornament, christmas treeObject Type: ornaments

Physical Description: glass (overall material)metal (hanger material)Measurements: overall: 1 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 4.445 cm x 3.175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-044a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_310278

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