Glass Christmas Ornament

Glass Christmas Ornament

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Blown and molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Onion-shaped, narrows to a point, front and back are stamped with a leaf/plant design, difficult to determine. Silvered, painted yellow-gold overall, with areas of red paint remaining in stamped design. Metal cap with thin metal loop attached, white cotton string tied to loop for hanging. No mark.
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Other Terms
Ornament, Indented; Decorations
date made
place made
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
gold (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (hanger material)
overall: 1 1/4 in x 3 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 9.2075 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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