Circa: 1930s Country of Origin: Germany Manufacturer: Pre War German Import
This metal wired mesh vintage Christmas ornament is a butterfly, 4-1/4" wide by 3" high. It was probably made in the late 1930s. The outlines of the butterfly are made of a copper colored curly metallic foil wrapped wire, the wings are wrapped in a mesh of very fine gauge crinkled gold wire. A double foil flower with mercury glass bead is attached to the body, blue on one side, copper on the back. The flower is crinkled and worn as shown.