19th Century Handmade Christmas Ornament

A handmade Christmas ornament made from gold foil paper and decorated with paper lace, netting, gold stars and a lithographed paper scrap of a boy wooing a girl.  It retains its original ribbon hanger.  There's some loss resulting from age and use.  The ornament descended through the Baltimore, Maryland family that made it in the 1870s or 1880s.

Dealer Mad River Antiques, LLC
Date: Late 19th C.
Origin American
Measurements 7" wide, 8" high
Inventory View Dealer's Inventory
Website http://www.MadRiverAntiques.com
Price $75
Contact Lorraine German, (860) 653-5733 or  MadRiverAntiques@aol.com

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