Vintage rare Hallmark 1979 Sterling Silver Drummer Boy Christmas Ornament. Limited, 1 of 400 made. Marked STERLING 1979 HALLMARK CARDS, INC.
According to our internet research, The Little Drummer boy, introduced in 1979. For Halls of Kansas City, was the first in an annual series of ornaments meant to symbolize the Twelve days of Christmas. His drum was inscribed "1979". The 1979 issue was limited with only 400 made. The 1980 edition(drum marked 1980), the following year, brought the grand total to only 3927 ornaments made.2 3/4" high by 1 1/4" wide by 1 7/16 front to back. Tested positive for sterling silver using a scratch test. If you have any questions please contact me and I would be happy to answer them for you! I try to be as detailed as possible in my explanations, but may miss something occasionally. I try to securely wrap all items the best I can. If an item is damaged or I describe an item completely wrong , I will take responsibility for it! The item "Hallmark Christmas Ornament Vintage Sterling Silver Drummer Boy 1979 England" is in sale since Friday, October 06, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\Hallmark\Ornaments\ by Year\Pre-1980". The seller is "cincin308" and is located in Lodi, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.