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Crystal commemorative vase and box

Classification: 
Date: 
2009
Medium: 
Glass; cardboard, velvet, satin, and foam
Dimensions: 
Overall (vase): 10 1/2 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (26.7 x 12.1 x 12.1 cm) Box: 12 1/2 x 7 3/4 x 6 1/2 in. (31.8 x 19.7 x 16.5
Description: 
Clear glass commemorative vase depicting in frosted etching Front: image of the White House and text: "Inaugural Luncheon/United States Capitol/January 20, 2009"; Back: image of Capital Building with laurels.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies
Object Number: 
2009.55ab
Inscriptions: 
Inaugural Luncheon United States Capitol, January 20, 2009
Gallery Label: 
Guests at the 2009 Inaugural Luncheon received this commemorative vase inscribed with the date and etched with images of the United States Capitol and the White House. They also received a specially bound volume of the collected Inaugural Addresses of the Presidents of the United States from George Washington in 1789 to Barack Obama in 2009.
Date Begin: 
2009
Date End: 
2009
eMuseum Object ID: 
65577
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of lanterns

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass, paint, and metal
Dimensions: 
a: 5 3/4 x 2 1/4 x 2 in. (14.6 x 5.7 x 5.1 cm) b: 5 1/4 x 2 1/4 x 2 1/4 in. (13.3 x 5.7 x 5.7 cm) c: 3 1/2 x 1 1/2 x 1
Description: 
Three clear glass lanterns with metal handles, either painted red or unfinished; varying in sizes
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.19a-c
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65478
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass, candy, paper, rubber
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 1 1/2 x 1 in. (7.6 x 3.8 x 2.5 cm)
Description: 
Miniature baby bottle filled with multi-colored candy pellets, rubber top (nipple) with paper label
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.18
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65477
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of donkey and cart

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 1 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (5.1 x 4.4 x 12.1 cm)
Description: 
Donkey pulling cart
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.17
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65476
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of a chicken

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/4 x 2 3/4 x 5 in. (10.8 x 7 x 12.7 cm)
Description: 
Clear glass rooster
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.16
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65475
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of a suitcase

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass and metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 3 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (7.6 x 8.9 x 4.4 cm)
Description: 
Hollow, clear glass suitcase with metal handle and bottom
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.15
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65474
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of a rabbit

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 1/2 x 1 3/4 x 2 in. (11.4 x 4.4 x 5.1 cm)
Description: 
Clear glass Easter bunny eating a carrott
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.14
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65473
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy container in the shape of a car

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1941-1945
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 1 1/4 x 4 1/4 in. (3.8 x 3.2 x 10.8 cm)
Description: 
Car
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.13
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1945
eMuseum Object ID: 
65472
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of boats

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass
Dimensions: 
a and b: 2 x 1 3/4 x 4 3/4 in. (5.1 x 4.4 x 12.1 cm)
Description: 
Clear glass speed boats
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.12ab
Date Begin: 
1940
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65471
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

Candy containers in the shape of locomotives

Classification: 
Date: 
ca. 1940s
Medium: 
Clear glass, paper, and candy
Dimensions: 
a: 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 x 3 1/2 in. (7 x 4.4 x 8.9 cm) b: 2 x 1 3/4 x 4 1/2 in. (5.1 x 4.4 x 11.4 cm) c: 2 x 1 1/4 x 4 3/4 in
Description: 
Four clear glass locomotives ranging in sizes and styles; b: has candy intact.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Ivan C. and Marilynn Gelfman Karp
Object Number: 
2009.52.11a-d
Date Begin: 
1941
Date End: 
1949
eMuseum Object ID: 
65470
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.

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