ITEM #: 36187 State of Texas Ornament by Old World Christmas
Material: Glass & Glitter
An Old World Christmas United States glass ornament. Texas is the second largest state in the United States. Located in the southern part of the country, it is usually associated with oil and cowboys, but it has a lot more to offer! Texas is affectionately known as the Lone Star State. It became a part of the United States in 1865, but not before being a territory of 5 other nations, including Spain, France and Mexico. There is one ranch in Texas, called the King Ranch that is larger than the entire state of Rhode Island. Austin is the capital of Texas, but also considered the music capital of the world! Texas is a vast state with all kinds of terrain and wildlife, including the largest herd of White Tail deer in the nation. Add this to your collection of United States ornaments as a commemorative piece, and hang it on a Patriotic or Christmas tree.