Antique Germany Wax Composition Angel Christmas OrnamentAntique Germany Wax Composition Angel Christmas OrnamentAntique Germany Wax Composition Angel Christmas OrnamentAntique Germany Wax Composition Angel Christmas OrnamentAntique Germany Wax Composition Angel Christmas Ornament

This antique Victorian wax over composition angel Christmas ornament was made in Germany in the late 1800s. She's a little over 3-1/2 inches long with a curly gold mohair wig and hand painted face. Her dress is a piece of gold, white, and gold metallic lace, original to the ornament. She has delicate wings made of spun glass fibers attached with a small piece of cotton braid. The glue holding the fibers of the right wing has loosened, but the wing fibers are all present and can be re-glued.

The angel is amazing clean and well preserved. Even her hair has kept its shape and curls for more than a century. The face paint is still intact and there are no breaks or repairs to her arms, legs, or body. There is of course a little soiling but it's minimal compared to most angels of this type.

Item ID: 9063

Antique Germany Wax Composition Angel Christmas Ornament

$130 USD

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Teri Rosvall
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Specializing in antique and vintage Christmas all year round, plus antique to Mid-Century copper.

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