Art Nouveau Era Mercury Glass Embossed Heart Christmas Ornament Pale Pink, Romantic Decors
This once red antique mercury glass heart ornament has faded to a shade of pale pink or peach. It is from the Art Nouveau era c1900-1910 or so and has an embossed star on one side and waterlily on the other side. It is a beautiful piece for the antique mercury glass ornament collector and a romantic piece for your tree.
This ornament is Good Condition for its age with no chips, cracks or flakes to the mercury glass. The only wear seen is to the finish which now gives it a lovely distressed look. This ornament will go well with many romantic decorative styles including, Art Nouveau, Victorian, Americana and French Country just to name a few.
The ornament stands 2 3/4" tall and measures 2" wide with a 1 1/2" depth.
The cap looks like like those we see on antique Czech ornaments but it is unmarked.