Original Set of 6 Vintage Trumpet 1950′s Mercury Glass Christmas Tree Decorations. A very beautiful and exceptionally rare (complete set) of genuine mercury glass trumpets/horns (please note that 1 piece is just glass). Made from true mercury glass, these have mercury trapped inside the glass. Giving these pieces an exceptionally high shine finish, unseen in modern equivalents, where paint or silver is used and in many cases only to the interior of the item. Dating from the 1940′s – 1950′s these most likely originate from the glass blowing regions of Poland or Germany. The set comprises of 3 trumpets and 3 brass horns. The trumpets are silver/green, clear/red/blue and silver/dark green and red. The brass horns silver/green, silver/green/orangy red and red/silver/green black. They are in a very good condition, with wear consummate to age (rubbed paintwork visible in photos). Nice sized pieces measuring roughly 9-10cm long by 4cm, these are exceptional pieces highly sought by collectors and vintage enthusiasts. They have been boxed and gift wrapped to ensure they stay safe for years to come, or are ready for you to give as a gift to someone special, or maybe as a treat for yourself. Vintage decorations make a wonderful gift and last a lifetime, bringing memories year after year. Finding a decoration from your own childhood and long since forgotten, can bring back some of the happiest memories from very early childhood. Every year we receive messages from customers who cannot believe the level of emotion such simple objects can bring forth. We hope that you will find something in our vast collection of decorations, dating from the Victorian era to the 1990′s, that allows you to also relive such happy memories from your past. Very Good Condition – minor wear consummate with age – as detailed in main description. Vintage decorations are not toys – They are often fragile and can contain lead or wire. We test our lights to ensure that they work – We do not however have the facilities to PAT (safety test) them. The item “6 Boxed Vintage Mercury Glass Trumpet Horn Tuba Christmas Tree Decorations L11″ is in sale since Wednesday, December 23, 2015. This item is in the category “Home, Furniture & DIY\Celebrations & Occasions\Christmas Decorations & Trees\Christmas Tree Ornaments”. The seller is “vintage-highlights” and is located in Brighton. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Shape/Theme: Trumpet
- Material: Glass
- Main Colour: Multi
- Brand: Unbranded
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown