40 Customer Service 101 Independence Ave. SE, Mail Stop 4912 Washington, D.C. 20540-4912 loc.gov/shop | 1.888.682.3557 | M–F 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. EST Bicentennial Book Ornament This ornament celebrated the 200th anniversary of Thomas Jefferson’s declaration “I cannot live without books,” proclaimed after selling his personal library to Congress in 1815. Back-stamped with Jefferson’s quote and signature, the design is evocative of a cove detail in the Great Hall’s ceiling. Resin with metal center. Gift boxed. 2.8"l. 21509775 $24.95 Skylight Ornament This ornament takes its inspiration from the glass mosaic ceiling located in the Great Hall of our Thomas Jefferson Building. Its intricate scalloped design mimics the exquisite light prisms that form in the ceiling’s six skylights. Enameled pewter. Gift boxed. Made in USA. 2.75"dia. 21506050 $18.95 Glass Books Ornament Our delicately blown glass ornament, shaped into book form, is reminiscent of the antique book motif found in our Thomas Jefferson’s Library exhibition. Each ornament is hand decorated with an antique patina. On the front book cover is a quote from Jefferson upon the loss of his library, “I cannot live without books.” 4"l. x 3"w. x 2.5"d. 21506014 $36.95 2017 Annual Ornament Our exclusive ornament takes its inspiration from a mural that decorates the ceiling in the Northeast Pavilion of the Thomas Jefferson Building. It is back-stamped with an inscription from Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address. Two of only five existing copies of the address—the “Hay Copy” and the “Nicolay Copy”—reside in the Library’s Manuscript Division. Resin and enameled metal. Gift boxed. 3.25"dia. 21506123 $26.95 Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Library of Congress Exclusive Holiday Celebration Trim your tree with ornaments reflecting your love of books and the Library. Choose from our exclusive assortment to add a bit of sophistication to your holiday décor. inspired by books | LOC