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The Christmas ornament honor Ulysses S. Grant and his family. At the ornament's center a hand-painted porcelain figure of a child riding a rocking horse is depicted. It is surrounded by a gold brass wreath with enameled colors. At the ornament's top, a red silk ribbon is attached for hanging.
Justice Frank J. and Virginia Williams
Approximate Creation Date
3 3/4 inches (height)
Materials and Techniques Display
Hand-painted porcelain figure with 24k gold-finished brass wreath
recto: THE WHITE HOUSE - 2003
Christmas tree ornaments; Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885; White House Historical Association
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[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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