Ugly Duckling and Thumbelina – glass ornaments

Ugly Duckling and Thumbelina – glass ornaments

Ugly Duckling

The Ugly Duckling is a worldwide known fairy tale, which was written by H. C. Andersen.

It was first published in 1843.

The story is of a little, unhappy duckling that did not look like other farmer’s ducks around.

Years later, he matures into a white snow swan.

Here is a couple of vintage Russian glass ornaments from that beautiful fairy tale.

Ugly Duckling. 89mm (1950-60s)

  1. Ugly Duckling. 89mm (1950-60s)

Old Duck in a Scart. 96mm. (1950-60s)

2. Old Duck in a Scart. 96mm. (1950-60s)

Thumbelina

“Thumbelina” is a fairy tale by H. C. Andersen about a tiny, one-inch height girl and her adventures.

Thumbelina.75mm. (1970s)

3. Thumbelina.75mm. (1970s)

Blind Mole.75mm. (1970s)

4. Blind Mole.75mm. (1970s)

Blind Mole.102mm.  (1960s)

5. Blind Mole.102mm.  (1960s)