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Great Seal of the United States Christmas Ornament

Personalized Christmas Ornament


SKU: AC11001

The Great Seal of the United States has been used since 1782 and is our national coat of arms. This personalized coat of arms glass ball ornament has an eagle holding an olive branch in one talon and 13 arrows for the original states in the other. It means the U.S. has "a strong desire for peace, but will always be ready for war." The back side has a picture of the Amerian Flag.  What is so special about this glass ball ornament is that it is hand painted using a technique called the reverse painting process.  The images are painted from the inside of the glass leaving the outside smooth and free from paint chipping and fading.  When you see this beautiful ornament in person, you will appreciate the details of the craftsmanship.  Special gift to someone who is a member of a military branch or a veteran.

Dimensions: 3 1/4" diameter
Material: Glass Ball
NOTE: This is not a toy. It is not suitable for children to play with.
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We personalize your ornament just the way you request, so please carefully review your information. Once your order is placed, we are unable to cancel, change personalization, combine orders or make exchanges.

Ornaments shown on our site are personalized, as examples only, so you can see where we put the words/names you give us. Some ornaments allow you to select hair or uniform color. If there is no color choice, it is not available on that particular ornament. We will do everything possible to catch any mistakes in spelling, etc., but are not responsible if we do as you request, and it is then not correct. The ornament you see above is the way it will look when you get it, except for the personalizing instructions you give us and any optional attributes you select.
I am committed to delivering our customers the greatest selection of unique, personalized Christmas ornaments and gifts on the internet! We have over 5000 Christmas ornaments to choose from, each personalized with a name or special greeting from you!
Sincerely, Dianne Weller — Owner,

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8/25/2015 - " never disappoints! This is my yearly "go-to" place for a keepsake, personalized ornament.The shipping is timely, and the products are excellently packed. I never fear that they will arrive broken or damaged. Anonymous Respondent"

2/10/2015 - "I ordered several personalized ornaments from OrnamentShop last Christmas and I loved how they came out. They are unique and the people I gave them to absolutely loved them. Cris L."

12/1/2014 - "I just wanted to express how incredibly satisfied I am with my recent purchase. I bought these items as gifts for my three nephews and cannot wait to witness their excitement when they see their personalized ninja turtle ornaments! Thank you for the fantastic work! Have a wonderful holiday season - I will be sure to recommend your business to friends and family. Wendy K."

10/27/2015 - "My order arrived today, and I love them! They are all adorable, and just what I wanted. Look just like they do on your web site. Excellent in every way. I will be ordering again next Christmas. Lucy M."

8/13/2015 - "Dianne never disappoints. K. J."

1/16/2015 - "I loved all the ornaments I ordered. It was my first time buying. Haley P."

11/24/2015 - "I truly appreciate your efforts to bring smiles to the faces of the recipients. I have given ornaments to my grandchildren since they were little so when they do have their own homes that will have special remembrance of their past as a family. Every one of my grandchildren were adopted and I hope their good memories over shadow the bad they have endured. I know you are slamming with business but wanted to wish you Happy Holidays and a Healthy New Year. Sincerely, Deby J"

8/25/2015 - "I hunted for a good quality and attractive ornament for my first grandson and finally found it at Ornament Shop. When it arrived, I was very pleased. It was all I hoped for. Since then I've had two more grandchildren and have received one ornament earlier this summer and now m ordering the other. I am happy to have a place to turn to that will provide a quality product with careful personalization. Nice! Shirley H."

8/13/2015 - "Very user this way of shopping. Ruth B."

12/7/2014 - "Received my ornament today and absolutely love it! Thanks so much for your quick service. Donna H."

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