Wonderful boxed set of twelve Antique Blown Mercury Glass Christmas ornaments from the early 1940's Germany. A variety of deep faceted flower indents reflectors tinted in bright shades of deep gold, red, green and burnt orange.
They are tinted, white mica or glittered around the opening of the reflectors. Th e variety of faceted flowers reflector indents have hand-painted designs. E ach of the 2 inch silver backed ornaments are in excellent vintage condition with no damage. Box shown in last photo is included. Twelve Antique Blown Mercury Glass Christmas Ornaments.
Antique Blown Mercury Glass Deep Indent Reflector Christmas Ornaments. Silver Mercury Glass Ornaments painted Deep Gold, Red, Green and Burnt Orange. A wonderful variety of different deep faceted flower indent reflectors. All with hand-painted deep indent reflector centers. Bright and shiny silver backs.Reflective and radiant, "Reflectors" are the capturers of light. A brilliant glow is deeply reflected with the finely molded center of the indent creating a prism of color from the ornaments surrounding it. Considered one of the oldest and most traditional styles of Christmas ornaments, reflectors are also one of the most difficult styles for a. Reflectors are both a wonder of creation and a celebration of the joyful Christmas spirit. In days gone by, reflectors were also referred to as the. "Witch's eye", to ward off evil spirits. Often called "Fantasy Pieces" or "Museum Pieces, " ornaments such as this reflect the traditional methods of days gone by. These ornaments are the result of knowledge, concentration, dexterity and love of detail. O nly a master blower can coax the thin glass into such unusual shapes; only expert hands can paint with finesse to add the intricate. This special glass ornament is a work of art, an exquisite tribute to the past.
These Antique German Christmas Tree Ornaments are in wonderful condition considering their age. Made in the early 1940's. Please remember that these ornaments were lovingly used and handled. With some scratches in paint, loss of paint due to wear, oxidation near and of the caps. Original metal caps which have oxidized.
They are ready to hang and will display beautifully on your Traditional or Feather Christmas Tree this year. Please examine all 11 photos I have provided carefully before making your decision. Please use your zoom feature for better viewing. I will pack your ornaments with tissue and bubble wrap. Your ornaments will arrive safely.
Vintage Christmas tree ornaments do more than glitter and glow. They represent a gift of love given a long time ago. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Holiday & Seasonal\Ornaments".The seller is "santas_attic_christmas_ornaments" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States.