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Title:
Pictorial guide to Christmas ornaments & collectibles : identification and values
Author:
Johnson, George.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Paducah, Ky. : Collector Books, [2004]

©2004
Physical Description:
399 pages : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Glass ornaments -- Dresden ornaments -- Paper candy containers -- Paper ornaments -- Fabric ornaments -- Sebnitz ornaments -- Wax ornaments -- Metal ornaments -- Plastic decorations -- Pre-electric lighting for the tree -- Electric lights for the tree -- Tree tops and tree stands -- Miscellaneous collectables.
ISBN:
9781574323481
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

This easy to use, new pictorial Christmas ornament guide will be the ideal book to take on trips to antique stores and flea markets. The captions of the almost 2,000 color photographs include the title of the piece, size variations, where made, reproduction information, rarity rating, and current collector value. A brief introduction, history, and collector notes are included. Glass ornaments of all types are featured: animals, beads, Santas, trees, buildings, crosses, food, patriotic items, and much more. There are not only fabric ornaments, but wax, metal, Sebnitz, and others. There are also many miscellaneous Christmas collectibles featured, including lighting, candy containers, plaques, dolls, and other figures and decorations. 2006 values.


Table of Contents

Dedication & Acknowledgementsp. 4
Prefacep. 5
About this Bookp. 5
Glass Ornamentsp. 7
Animalsp. 9
Chains of Beadsp. 47
Flowersp. 50
Fruits and Vegetablesp. 56
Heartsp. 60
Heavenly Bodiesp. 61
Houses and Buildingsp. 63
Household Itemsp. 68
Kugelsp. 78
Mushroomsp. 83
Musical Instrumentsp. 84
Nuts, Acorns, Pine Cones, and Walnutsp. 87
Patriotic Itemsp. 88
Peoplep. 89
Santasp. 142
Transportationp. 153
Treesp. 163
Miscellaneousp. 164
Dresden Ornamentsp. 172
Paper Candy Containersp. 208
Paper Ornamentsp. 217
Fabric Ornamentsp. 253
Sebnitz Ornamentsp. 270
Wax Ornamentsp. 275
Metal Ornamentsp. 280
Plastic Decorationsp. 290
Pre-Electric Lighting for the Treep. 308
Electric Lights for the Treep. 324
Tree Tops and Tree Standsp. 359
Miscellaneous Collectablesp. 370