Antique German Paper Scrap Angels, 1900s Victorian Christmas Ornament Die Cut Paper Scrap, Angel Ornament, Vintage Ornament Supplies
Fabulous early 1900s German paper scrap featuring two lovely pairs of angel musicians!
This is a wonderful pair of antique Victorian Christmas ornament paper scraps, featuring high quality litho printing that the Germans are known for. They are still attached together, having once been part of a large sheet.
There is so much fine detail throughout, with lovely cherub faces and period details to the hair, robes, and musical instruments. The top angel plays a violin and the bottom angel plays the harp. The assembled pair measures 5.5 inches tall by about 3.5 inches wide. Each scrap by itself measures 3.5 inches wide by 2.75 inches. They are in perfect condition, especially for their age, well over 120 years old! The colors are vibrant and crisp. The paper is free of tears or creases.
Make your own antique Victorian Christmas ornaments with this rare and unique German paper scrap!
Printed German die-cuts, called scraps, are known for their high quality and fine detail. The litho printing consisted of a 20-24 color plate process, one plate printed on top of another, to form an almost three dimensional image.