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Glass Christmas Ornament

Glass Christmas Ornament

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Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, small, mirrored silver under blue overcoat. Metal cap attached with thin bent metal loop inserted at top and thin bent metal wire attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
date made
1870-1900
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
blue (overall color)
metal (hanger material)
silver (overall color)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 in x 1 3/8 in; 5.08 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0335
catalog number
298065.0335
accession number
298065
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones
subject
Christmas
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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