Glass house decorative Christmas ornaments of the 20th century

Glass house decorative Christmas ornaments of the 20th century

The words “home sweet home” have never been truer.

Because, this post is about glass Christmas ornaments on the topic that including houses, huts, cabins and other buildings. 

Many very different Soviet/Russian ornaments were manufactured on this subject.

 Below is just a short list with photos of these ornaments.

Winter house. 70mm. (1960s)

  1. Winter house. 70mm. (1960s)

Winter house. 60mm. (1960s)

2. Winter house. 60mm. (1960s)

Winter house. 60mm. (1960s)

3. Winter house. 60mm. (1960s)

Ice izba. 60mm. (1960s)

4. Ice izba. 60mm. (1960s)

Ice izba. 60mm. (1960s)

5. Ice izba. 60mm. (1960s)

Ice izba. 60mm. (1960s)

6. Ice izba. 60mm. (1960s)

Little green house. 60mm. (1960-70s)

7. Little green house. 60mm. (1960-70s)

Little red house. 60mm. (1960-70s)

8. Little red house. 60mm. (1960-70s)

Small white cottage. 60mm. (1960s)

9. Small white cottage. 60mm. (1960s)

Cottage. 70mm. (from the end of the 1950s to the 1970s). There’re different color versions of that ornament. In a book "Pictorial Guide to Christmas Ornaments and Collectibles" by George Johnson, that ornament marked as German one (page 66). However, the same ornaments made in the USSR.

10. Cottage. 70mm. (from the end of the 1950s to the 1970s). There’re different color versions of that ornament. In a book “Pictorial Guide to Christmas Ornaments and Collectibles” by George Johnson, that ornament marked as German one (page 66). However, the same ornaments made in the USSR.

Cottage. 70mm. (1960-70s).

11. Cottage. 70mm. (1960-70s).

Cottage. 70mm. (1960-70s).

12. Cottage. 70mm. (1960-70s).

White roof cottage. 70mm. (1970s).

13. White roof cottage. 70mm. (1970s).

Old Russian izba. 60mm. (1960s).

14. Old Russian izba. 60mm. (1960s).

Small funny house. 60mm. (1950-60s).

15. Small funny house. 60mm. (1950-60s).

Old Ukrainian red roof hut. 65mm. (1950-60s).

16. Old Ukrainian red roof hut. 65mm. (1950-60s).

Old Ukrainian white hut, transparent ornament. 65mm. (1950-60s).

17. Old Ukrainian white hut, transparent ornament. 65mm. (1950-60s).

Different old Ukrainian huts. 60mm. (1960-70s).

18. Different old Ukrainian huts. 60mm. (1960-70s).

Two little houses. 60mm. (1960-70s).

19. Two little houses. 60mm. (1960-70s).

Forest hut. 80mm. (1970s).

20. Forest hut. 80mm. (1970s).

Rounded house. 65mm. (1960-70s).

21. Rounded house. 65mm. (1960-70s).

Rounded house. 65mm. (1960-70s).

22. Rounded house. 65mm. (1960-70s).

Tall house. 70mm. (1960-70s).

23. Tall house. 70mm. (1960-70s)

Squirrel’s home - embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960-70s).

24. Squirrel’s home – embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960-70s).

Grandfather Frost’s home - embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960s).

25. Grandfather Frost’s home – embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960s).

Baba Yaga’s hut on chicken legs - embossed ornament. 89mm. (1950-60s).

26. Baba Yaga’s hut on chicken legs – embossed ornament. 89mm. (1950-60s).

Cat’s house - embossed ornament. 75mm. (1950-60s).

27. Cat’s house – embossed ornament. 75mm. (1950-60s).

Cat’s house - embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960s).

28. Cat’s house – embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960s).

Cat’s house - embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960-70s).

29. Cat’s house – embossed ornament. 75mm. (1960-70s).

Castle. 85mm. (1950s). This ornament refers to a fairy poem of Tzar Saltan.

30. Castle. 85mm. (1950s). This ornament refers to a fairy poem of Tzar Saltan.

Lighthouse. 85mm. (1960s).

31. Lighthouse. 85mm. (1960s).

Clock tower. 70mm. (1960-70s).

32. Clock tower. 70mm. (1960-70s).