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Angel Christmas Ornament

Angel Christmas Ornament

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Description
Holiday or Christmas ornament, hollow bisque-figure angel, standing, with hands up to prayer position, large wings on back. Blond hair, peach skin, blue eyes, white wings and robes. Framed with tinsel wire, arched around angel, no hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
date made
1880-1900
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
porcelain (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 5 in x 4 7/8 in; 1.905 cm x 12.7 cm x 12.3825 cm
ID Number
1993.0157.02
catalog number
1993.0157.02
accession number
1993.0157
Credit Line
Gift of Nancy M. and Robert R. Garvey, Jr.
subject
Christmas
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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