Glass Christmas Ornament

Glass Christmas Ornament

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Description
Blown glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, with small knob on bottom. Mirrored silver, with overcoat of gold-cream, with iridescent light green stripes. Opening at top, no cap or hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornaments
date made
1870-1910
place made
Germany
Physical Description
green (overall color)
glass (overall material)
white (overall color)
Measurements
overall: 1 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 4.7625 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
DL.69.0046
catalog number
69.0046
accession number
279532
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Richmond
subject
Christmas
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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