Sunday, October 31, 2010
It’s always nice to have a spare
Here is an ornament that’s a duplicate of another one that I had to retire because of breakage. The original broke before it ever made it onto a tree, either during transportation from the store or in storage.
Nobel Gems by Kurt Adler grinning glittery parent and chick
Acquired: June 7, 2008, Christmas Factory, Marshall’s Creek, Pa.
Size: 4 inches tall
Duplicate with broken wing tip
Acquired: July 21, 2007, Christmas Cottage, New York, N.Y.
Number: 365, retired 2009