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. Made from true mercury glass, these have mercury trapped inside the glass. The mercury gives these pieces an exceptionally high shine finish unseen in modern equivalents of mercury glass, where paint or silver is used and in many cases only to the interior of the item – where it will still wear over time. Dating from the 1940′s – 1950′s they are most likely to originate from the glass blowing regions of Poland or Germany. The set comprises of 3 trumpets and 3 brass horns. The trumpets are gold, silver and blue. The brass horns an orange/gold, red/silver/green and red, silver and gold. They are in a very good condition, with wear consummate to age and mostly limited to the silver trumpet and orange/gold horn (rubbed paintwork visible in photos). Nicely sized pieces measuring roughly 10cm long by 5cm, these are exceptional pieces highly sought by collector 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 L4″ is in sale since Wednesday, February 03, 2016. 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.
- Brand: Unbranded
- Shape/Theme: Trumpet
- Material: Glass
- Main Colour: Multi
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Unknown