Each figural glass ornament is hand crafted in age-old tradition using the same techniques that originated in the 1800's
Molten glass is mouth-blown into finely carved molds available only to the Merk Family's Old World Christmas, before a hot solution of liquid silver is poured inside
Panther is a common name applied to leopards, pumas, and other big, wild, roaring cats. They are solitary hunters that may only eat once a week and sleep as much as 18 hours a day. Panthers are admired for their agility, cunning, and strength.