2022 White House Holidays Annual Ornament - East Room
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2022 White House Holidays Annual Ornament - East Room

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Our 2022 White House Ornament is a study of visual elegance. Through the use of light and shadow, the viewer's attention is directed to Gilbert Stuart's painting of George Washington - the focal point of the painting and the entire East Room of the White House.


  • Materials: Brass with 24 karat gold finish
  • Size: 3 1/4" x 2 3/4 x 1/4"
  • Included: Ornament, history card
  • Package: Beautiful, custom green and gold box
  • Origin: Made in America
  • Exclusivity: These Heritage Collection ornaments are designed with care by our team and led by our expert historian, and are not sold anywhere else

More about the design

This ornament is even more beautiful in your hands and on your tree than it is in the pictures. The 3-D Christmas tree is physically mounted above the rest of the ornament, casting real shadows. The white banner at the bottom of the ornament is surfaced above the beautiful gold frame. Incredible attention was paid to details in the design.

More about the ornament

The East Room is the largest of the State Rooms in the White House and was the last to be finished. Architect James Hoban and President George Washington designed it to be a “Public Audience Room. “President John Adams and First Lady Abigail Adams, the first couple to occupy the Executive Mansion, hung their laundry to dry in the unfinished East Room.

When President James Madison and First Lady Dolley Madison moved into the house in 1809, they contracted architect Benjamin Henry Latrobe to decorate the State Rooms, but war with Great Britain interrupted their plans. On August 24, 1814, British troops burned many of the important buildings in Washington, including the White House.

Hanging in the White House was a life-sized painting of George Washington, known as Gilbert Stuart’s Landsdowne portrait, one of the most iconic representations of the first President of the United States. Preserving the portrait was important, but it was critical that it did not fall into the hands of the British. Dolley Madison ordered the canvas to be removed from its frame and taken to safety before the British burned the President’s House.

Read more in the included brochure!

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Bridgeville, DE
Beautiful ornament.

murray, KY
Beautiful as all the others.

Oakton, VA
Awesome. Over the years, we have bought many of these. Love them all!!!

It is beautiful, everything that I expected. Can't wait to give it as a gift!

Watertown, CT
It beautifully crafted.

Winchester, VA
As uusual, top quality in design and final product.

Ennis, TX
Very nice details work my previous ornaments.

wilmington, NC
It is beautiful

Dunmore, PA
The ornament is beautiful and the detail is exquisite. The quality of the products you sell are superb. I definitely will purchase future products.

The product was what the pre-order ad described! No problems with the order.

Granbury, TX
Well made. Continues the tradition.

Massillon, OH
It was really well done, on the same level of quality and desirability as the WH Historical Association.

Huntersville, NC
Very well crafted with amazing detail. Shipped quick, good communication about my order too.

Trenton, IL
so much detail, great item

Columbia, TN
It is absolutely stunning! The detail is exquisite. We will treasure it for years to come.

Woodcliff Lake, NJ
Beautiful…. Maybe free shipping next time!

Keysville, GA
I order one every year, they are truly beautiful.

Kingwood, TX
Beautiful ornament this year. Always look forward to enjoying the new ornament each Christmas.

Walterboro, SC
Detail is amazing. Color jumps out at you.

Thompson Station, TN
Was a unique find. Have been collecting for years now. Even turned my neighbor on to the collection. Thank you

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