Mistletoe and Holly Pewter Ornament
The Mistletoe and Holly Ornament, combines two ancient traditions into one contemporary creation. Mistletoe and holly both stay green through the winter and are natural symbols of life and rebirth during the darkest time of the year. The Druids used mistletoe in their mid-winter celebrations and in the middle ages people decorated their doors with holly for good luck. Over the centuries mistletoe and holly have evolved to be part of the holiday tradition.
- Measures 2 3/8" wide by 2 1/4" high.
- The Danforth maker's mark is stamped on the back
- Tied with a satin ribbon
- Color applied by skilled hands
Danforth Pewter: Handcrafted Excellence from Middlebury, Vermont
In 1975, Fred and Judi Danforth established Danforth Pewter right here in the USA. Their venture was more than just a business; it was a revival of a cherished family tradition dating all the way back to 1755 when Thomas Danforth II opened a pewter workshop in colonial Connecticut. Today, the company continues this tradition by handcrafting a diverse range of pewter giftware and home accessories.
Why Choose American-Made Pewter Ornaments?
When you choose American-made pewter ornaments, you're not just getting a beautiful decoration – you're creating an heirloom that will grace your family's Christmas trees for generations to come. Unlike mass-produced items from foreign factories, these pewter ornaments are built to last. What's more, over time they will develop a warm and delightful patina.
Experience the Difference with Danforth Pewter
When you hold a Danforth pewter ornament in your hand, you'll immediately sense its exceptional quality. It's a testament to Danforth's commitment to craftsmanship, tradition, and creating enduring pieces of art.