Silver Pine Cone - Olde German Treasures Collection

Silver Pine Cone.  4-3/4" glass ornament.  New in 2006.  Inge-Glas No. 1-308-06. Mouth-blown in an antique mould, hand-painted. From Inge-Glas' Olde German Treasures collection.

"The collection "Olde German Treasures" is reminiscent of old German tradition and handicraft. Around 1900, it was the style in society to decorate Christmas trees with glass ornaments using only the colors silver and white. As a tribute to this, all ornaments of this collection are made of real antique, lovingly restored old glass-blowing moulds. They are mouth-blown and use pure sterling silver to reflect the delicate, hand decorated filigree pattern. Each ornament has an "Olde German Treasures" hang tag." - Inge Glas

With Inge-Glas acid free paper

Made in Germany

With a My Growing Traditions symbol card:

The pine cone represents motherhood

"The Pine cone...  The first German figural ornaments were modeled from God's most amazing creations found in nature.  Therefore, pine cones were among those first ornament shapes created by German glassblowers.  Due to their abundance in nature, pine cones have come to represent motherhood and fruitfulness.  It's tradition to give pine cones as gifts to represent good wishes for a happy, healthy family.  People also like to keep pine cones in their own homes for good luck." Inge-Glas


Inge-Glas of Germany - since 1596
Oldest Christmas Ornament Company in the World
Exclusive 5-Point Star Crown
Environmentally committed workshop
Pure high grade German glass and lead free paints, lacquers, and glitters
Dedicated to the ecological future of our planet and 
preserving their centuries-old tradition of the art of glassblowing
Mouth-blown, hand-painted in Germany
Inge-Glas is the premier classic glass ornament workshop
Item No. IGO921


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