Snail Under a Mushroom Christmas Ornament

Object Name: 
Snail Under a Mushroom Christmas Ornament

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Object Name: 
Snail Under a Mushroom Christmas Ornament
Place Made: 
Accession Number: 
2008.3.164
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 12.5 cm, Diam (max): 7.8 cm
Location: 
Not on Display
Date: 
about 1970-1979
Credit Line: 
Gift of Roland Henry Peterson and Mary Nelson Peterson
Primary Description: 
Colorless glass; flameworked, silvered and stained, acid-etched, painted; synthetic pine branch, metal collar. Pink mushroom with white dots and light golden stem. Has a light golden snail peaking around the stem with a length of synthetic pine encircling the base and traveling up one side. A mini- mushroom is attached to the pine.
Provenance: 
Collection of Roland Henry Peterson and Mary Nelson Peterson, Source
2009-03-09
Inscription: 
MADE ITALY
inscription
Stamped/pressed On top of metal collar