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 Merck Family's Old World Christmas, before a hot solution of liquid silver is poured inside
The ornaments are then hand-painted and glittered
Dressed in his best for his special day, this groom has a beautiful wedding ring for his bride. He wears a flower that also appears in the bridal bouquet in his buttonhole. This custom stems from the medieval tradition of a Knight wearing his Lady's colors as a declaration of his love. The Groom ornament is a perfect gift or a wedding keepsake.