Pineapple Christmas Ornament
28013 Merck Family's Old World Christmas
Mouth blown, hand painted, glass Christmas ornament from Merck Family's Old World Christmas.
Includes Free Gift Box
Pineapples have long symbolized friendship and graciousness. They were hung on front doors or gateposts as signs of hospitality and welcome. People eventually began carving designs of pineapples into their doorways to welcome friends or even strangers into their homes.