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The Christmas Ornament depicts James K. Polk and his wife, Sarah Childress Polk, on the South Lawn of the White House, where they are serenaded by the United States Marine Band. At the ornament's top, a red silk ribbon is attached for hanging.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 1/8 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
24k gold finished brass and porcelain stone
verso: ©1994 WHHA / The / White House / Christmas / 1994 / Made in USA
Christmas tree ornaments; Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849; White House Historical Association
souvenirs & novelties
[Physical ID#]: [Title], Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries.
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Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana (Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States)
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