Vintage French Silver Etched Mercury Glass Christmas Ornament

Silver Etched Mercury Glass Ornament

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Original French vintage silver etched mercury glass ornament. Likely dates from the 1950's. This silver etched Christmas ornament would be absolutely stunning on a tree.

  • Original French vintage mercury glass ornament
  • Silver etched mercury glass ornament is approximately 4 inches
  • Very good condition

Mercury glass, also known as silvered glass, contains neither mercury nor silver. It's actually clear glass, mold-blown into double-walled shapes and coated on the inside with a silvering formula, which is inserted though a small hole that is then sealed with a plug.

CARE: We recommend carefully boxing and storing your ornaments when not in use. If possible, store them where they're not exposed to extreme heat or cold.

Silver etched mercury glass ornament discovered in Chatou, France.