Glass Christmas Ornament

Glass Christmas Ornament

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Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, mirrored silver ground, painted dark gold, with a long-stemmed red flower across center. Bent wire inserted into opening. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornaments
Other Terms
Ornament; Decorations
date made
1890-1940
place made
Germany
Poland
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
brown, whitish (overall color)
green (overall color)
red (overall color)
yellow (overall color)
glass (overall material)
sphere (ornament shape)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
2014.0004.025
catalog number
2014.0004.025
accession number
2014.0004
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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