Ornament, Dresden pressed; circa 1917; 90.37.5


Elmhurst History Museum


Ornament, Dresden pressed

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Paper-pressed Dresden ornament in the form of a zeppelin, formed of embossed paper, molded and glued together. It was purchased in Germany towards the end of WWI by an American serviceman, and later brought back to Elmhurst.

Date Made

circa 1917

Place Made

Dresden, Germany

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