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DRESDEN HEART ORNAMENT

This is a flat dresden heart with gold embossed dresden trim edge that shows some wear. The heart is green embossed dresden paper with a tiny floral motif, with a charming Victorian boy scrap holding a book. A wonderful piece. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1880-1900,  German

3" Height

DRESDEN STAR WITH CLOVER ORNAMENT

This is a rare, flat gold embossed dresden star that is layered with a red gelatin rosette, a green foil clover, and in the center a scrap of a lovely girl dancing in a petticoat dress. The gold has some tarnished spots due to age and is missing two points on the tips. The foil clover shows a tiny bit of wear.The piece retains its original ribbon hanger. A great early ornament in overall very good condition. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C.1880-1900,  German

3 1/4" Height, 2 7/8" Width

RARE DRESDEN CORNUCOPIA CANDY CONTAINER

This is a rare and large dresden cornucopia candy container with beautifully embossed gold dresden paper that has a little bit of tarnishing due to the age. There is a great early stern faced embossed Santa in blue and a lovely embossed girl with a yellow bonnet, red dress and blue apron carrying a basket on her back. There is a tinsel handle and tinsel trim decoration. The point on the cornucopia has been flattened, which is very common to these pieces after years of use. Overall, it is in excellent condition. A fantastic Victorian piece. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1885-1900,  German

11" Height

DRESDEN-LIKE GEOMETRIC BALL WITH TINSEL ORNAMENT

This is a rare Dresden-like cardboard geometric ball that is painted green and has a seam around the middle, but does not  open. These pieces were origlnally made this way. It is tinsel wrapped and has tinsel trim. There are some small imperfections in the paint which are original in the making of the ornament. Otherwise, it is in excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1910,  German

6" Height, 2 1/2" Diameter of the ball

WONDERFUL DRESDEN HEART CANDY CONTAINER ORNAMENT

This is a beautiful cardboard heart candy container with dresden trim on the edges and a lovely blue cornflower motif all around. It retains its original red silk bag, as well as its original red string hanger. There is 3/4" dresden trim missing on one edge and a few age spots on the silk bag, perhaps candlewax. Overall, it is in wonderful condition and a treasure for any collection. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1890-1900,  German

3" Height of heart

RARE FLAT DRESDEN GUITAR ORNAMENT

A rare flat cardboard guitar ornament that is covered with gold embossed Dresden foil paper and adorned with embossed rose scraps, an angel scrap, red crepe paper for the sound hole and tinsel spray. The strings on the guitar are early tinsel cord and the guitar is edged with gold tinsel. Some minor spots of discoloration which does not detract and a reinforcement on the back. Otherwise, in very good condition. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1880-1890,  German possibly Pennsylvania German

12" Height

GREAT DRESDEN DRUM CANDY CONTAINER ORNAMENT

A fantastic, early dresden drum candy container with red/white/blue sawtooth design trim and a gold center band. It retains its original silk ribbon hanger and is in excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1910,  German

2 5/16" Diameter, 1 1/2" Height

EARLY DRESDEN EAR OF CORN CANDY CONTAINER ORNAMENT

A very rare and realistically embossed dresden ear of corn candy container. It separates at the center for candy retrieval. Beautifully detailed and in excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1890-1910,  German

4 1/2" Height

DRESDEN CORNUCOPIA CANDY CONTAINER WITH ANGEL

A beautiful Victorian dresden cornucopia candy container with a tinsel handle and decoration. Also, adorned with a lovely embossed angel and two children surrounded by tiny blue flowers. The angel and children are attached separately and overlap to give it dimension. The angel is missing her hands and there are tiny spots of wear on her dress. There is also a lovely embossed scrap on the cone of two kittens sitting in front of a plant stand. There is discoloration on the back of the cone from age and handling. Overall, in very good shape. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1880,  German

10 1/4" Height, 5" Width

DRESDEN CORNUCOPIA CANDY CONTAINER WITH PLUM PUDDING

A large,Victorian gold dresden cornucopia candy container with a silver tinsel handle and spray decoration. Also, adorned with an embossed lovely lady carrying a plum pudding with holly and berries. Above are two embossed girls with floral crowns and carrying a basket overflowing with tiny blue flowers. The point at the end of the cone is a bit flat but overall, this early piece is in excellent condition. Additional photos are attached by the magnifying glass icon.

C. 1880

11" height, 5" Width