Not only because it is very rare, but also because no other series captures Americana and the spirit of the traditional American Christmas as it does. Each ornament is large, unique, and beautifully sculpted. Over the years three prominent sterling silver companies have participated in the design and manufacture of the ornaments. I've listed below all 27 of the ornaments and the company which made each one. The collection that is being offered for sale here is complete with original boxes and anti-tarnish bags.All are in excellent to mint condition. It is of heirloom quality and sentiment. Vernon Dove by Gorham; 1973 Christmas Reindeer by Gorham; 1974 Angel with Trumpet by Gorham; 1975 Locomotive by Gorham; 1976 St. 1977 Children around the Tree by Gorham; 1978 Santa in his Sled by Gorham; 1979 Man on Horseback by Gorham; 1980 Horse and Sulky by Gorham; 1981 Rooster by Kirk Stieff; 1982 Angel by Gorham; 1983 Skaters by Gorham; 1984 Drummer Boy by Gorham; 1985 Sidewheeler by Gorham; 1986 Snowman by Gorham; 1987 Twelve Meter by Gorham; 1988 Liberty Bell by Gorham; 1989 American Eagle by Gorham; 1990 Boy on Rocking Horse by Gorham; 1991 Tin Soldier by Gorham; 1992 Meeting House by New England Sterling; 1993 Wreath by New England Sterling; 1994 Stocking by New England Sterling; 1995 Candy Cane by New England Sterling; 1996 Candle by New England Sterling; 1997 Skates by New England Sterling; 1998 Snowflake by New England Sterling. The item "1972-1998 American Heritage Sterling Christmas Ornament Collection Complete RARE" is in sale since Wednesday, January 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Holiday & Seasonal\Ornaments". The seller is "sombreroblanco" and is located in Pittstown, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States.