Legends, Symbols, & Traditions

Sort By
Bronner's Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions Book Updated Edition
$5.99
Christmas traditions bring an element of warmth and continuity to our holiday celebrations. This delightful soft-cover book explores 100 of the special legends and symbols that have inspired the beautiful ornaments sold at Bronner's CHRISTmas wonderland. The legend of the drummer boy and the symbol of the starfish are just two of the fascinating customs found in this text proudly printed in the USA. Featuring beautiful full-color illustrations by Bronner's staff artist Connie V. Larsen, our 52 page souvenir legends book is an updated edition of the text published in 2004 and includes 28 new entries. Our exclusive read is sure to stir memories, reinforce family traditions, and encourage the retelling of stories and legends you love so well for many years to come as your family draws closer!
When closed, this Bronner's Ornament Legends, Symbols & Traditions Book Updated Edition measures 9" tall by 6" wide. Created and printed in the USA.
Please select the alternate image for an additional view.
Bronner #1166090.
Cape Hatteras Lighthouse Ornament
$12.99
Shining a little light on your holiday celebrations is this charming lighthouse ornament with glittering accents! This festive 5" glass ornament represents the Cape Hatteras Lighthouse in North Carolina, which is the tallest lighthouse in the nation. Because of its unique spiral pattern, Cape Hatteras Lighthouse has been nicknamed “The Big Barber Pole."
(Symbol of the Lighthouse card included.)
Peanut Glass Ornament
$5.99
The perfect gift to tell someone that you're absolutely nuts about them! Crafted of glass from Old World Christmas®, this 3" tall peanut ornament features life-like peanut ridges with exquisite glittering accents.
(Symbol of the Peanut card included.)
Blue Egg with Flowers Glass Ornament
$18.99
Our elegant egg ornament features gold swirls on a matte blue finish. Crafted of glass accentuated with beautiful flowers lavishly coated in dazzling glitter, this 3¾" tall unique egg will make the perfect addition to any holiday décor!
(Tradition of the Painted Egg card included.)
Black And White Cow Glass Ornament
$15.99
Cow enthusiasts alike will be able to spot this utter-ly beautiful bovine on your tree in a heartbeat! Marvelously crafted from glass with soft flocked patches, our black and white cow ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord. Measuring 3¾" tall, this wholesome cow will round-out your farm animal lover's gift with appeal he or she will be happy to milk for seasons to come!
(Symbol of the Cow card included.)
Eagle And Flag Ornament
$9.99
Show your patriotism this Christmas with our eagle and American flag ornament! Beautifully crafted from resin, this 5" ornament comes ready to hang with a gold cord. This majestic ornament will make a perfect addition to any patriot's Christmas tree!
(Symbol of the Eagle card included.)
Claddagh Ornament
$11.99
This traditional Irish symbol has been charmingly crafted of from Old World Christmas®. This 3" tall claddagh ornament incorporates two hands clasping a crowned heart. "With these hand I give you my heart, and I crown it with my love." The reverse side of this unique 3 dimensional ornament contains a shimmering, emerald shamrock surrounded by a rich, gold wreath. A lovely ornament to commemorate a marriage or deep and lasting friendship.
(Symbol of the Claddagh Ring card included.)
5.5 Inch Spun Clear Glass Icicles Set of 12
$14.99
Icicle ornaments of hand-twisted glass add genuine old-fashioned elegance to your tree.
Package of 12, 5½" tall icicles.
Each icicle ornament comes ready to hang a silver cord.
(Legend of the Icicle card included.)
Bronner #1017436.
Acorn Cluster Glass Ornament
$16.99
Fall into the season by decorating your tree or favorite wreath with this rustic cluster of 7 acorns. Beautifully crafted of glass, each 1¾" tall acorn is strung together on a stem of raffia for a total hanging height of 7¼". This attractive cluster of acorns shimmers with glittering accents and comes ready to hang with a gold cord. It's ok to get nuts with excitement over this marvelous ornament cluster!
(Symbol of the Acorn card included.)
Poinsettia on Icicle Form Glass Ornament
$22.99
Smooth and reflective glazes combine with a variety of eye-catching colors to create the pretty poinsettia that is this ornament's alluring focal point. The sleek, shimmering frost surface is a perfect complement to this ornament's dazzling details.
Made in Poland, this 10" long glass ornament is double-sided to ensure its beauty is seen from all angles!
(Legend of the Poinsettia card included.)
Black And White Cow With Red Scarf Ornament
$12.99
Moo-ve the rest of your ornaments over for this beautiful bovine! Crafted of glass and accentuated with dazzling black glitter and a red felt scarf, this 3½" tall by 5" wide cow comes ready to hang with a gold cord. Your farmer or cow enthusiast will be udder-ly ecstatic to receive this cute cow as a gift this Christmas!
(Symbol of the Cow card included.)
Red Chili Peppers Spun Glass Ornament
$15.99
Add some spicy flavor to your Christmas tree with this string of five red hot chili peppers. Skillfully made of spun glass, each red glass pepper measures 4" and is tied to twine in an authentic Mexican design. Heat up your winter Holiday with this fanciful string of red hot chili peppers.
(Tradition of the Chili Pepper card included.)
Black And White Rooster With Feather Ornament
$17.99
Legend holds that the only time the rooster crowed at midnight was when Christ was born. This charmingly crafted rooster is constructed in Poland of mouth-blown and hand-painted glass. Real feathers adorn his tail. Mounted on a spring clip, our watchful Rooster will appear to perch right on a branch of your Christmas tree. 3¼" tall x 4".
(Legend of the Rooster card included.)
Edelweiss Bloom Glass Ornament
$11.99
Whether displayed as a symbol of love or a declaration of bravery, this 2½" glass ornament will bloom with beauty on your tree for seasons to come! Artfully crafted of glass from Germany, this edelweiss bloom ornament is beautifully colored in satin finishes, while glittering accents add an eye-catching and mythical appeal.
(Symbol of the Edelweiss card included.)
Opal Brown Pinecone With Gold Glitter Ornament
$4.99
Pinecones are a natural addition to anyone’s evergreen tree! Accented with sparkling gold glitter, our pearly brown pinecone is 2½" tall and crafted of glass from Germany. This opal mocha pinecone is sure to have your friends and family pining for more!
(Tradition of the Pine Cone card included.)
St. Christopher Round Glass Ornament
$9.99
Lovingly known as the patron saint of travelers, St. Christopher used his enormous size and physical strength to assist people across a dangerous river. One day, according to legend, St. Christopher transported a young child who proved to be Christ himself. This unique 3¼" round glass ornament features a colorful portrait of the Saint carrying the Christ child on his shoulder. Proudly produced in the USA, our St. Christopher ornament includes an inspiring synopsis of the Saint's life which can be read on the reverse side.
Please select the alternate image for an additional view of this ornament.
Perfectly illustrating a legend, symbol, or tradition, each ornament in these sections has been chosen by Bronner's as a symbol for the story it represents. Each section has its own special story that adds depth and enjoyment to the beauty of the ornaments. Enjoy these special traditions that will bring meaning and enjoyment to your Christmas for years to come!
  • Refine by:

  • Category Name
    • "A" through "I"
    • "J" through "R"
    • "S" through "Z"
  • Personalized (2)
  • Price Range
    • $5.00 and Under (14)
    • $5.01-$10.00 (108)
    • $10.01-$15.00 (72)
    • $15.01-$25.00 (32)
    • $25.01-$50.00 (4)
  • Sale and Clearance (7)
  • Clear
    Legend List
    Acorn (4)
    Apple (1)
    Bagpipes (1)
    Bee (3)
    Beer (4)
    Bigfoot (2)
    Bird Nest (2)
    Blue Bird (3)
    Buffalo (1)
    Butterfly (3)
    Candle (2)
    Candy Cane (3)
    Cardinal (2)
    Carrot (1)
    Cat (1)
    Celtic Cross (3)
    Chili Pepper (2)
    Chimney Sweep (1)
    Chocolate Chip Cookie (2)
    Christmas Bells (1)
    Christmas Rose (4)
    Christmas Spider (2)
    Christmas Stocking (5)
    Christmas Tree (3)
    Claddagh Ring (3)
    Cow (2)
    Cowboy Boot (1)
    Cross (3)
    Dogwood (1)
    Dolphin (3)
    Donkey's Cross (2)
    Dove (2)
    Dragonfly (2)
    Dream Catcher (1)
    Drummer Boy (1)
    Eagle (1)
    Edelweiss (1)
    Elephant (2)
    Fish (2)
    Four Leaf Clover (1)
    Frog (3)
    Garlic (1)
    Guardian Angel (1)
    Guardian Angel Feather (2)
    Heart (2)
    Hedgehog (2)
    Holly (2)
    Hummingbird (2)
    Icicle (1)
    Irish Pot of Gold (1)
    Lady of Czestochowa (2)
    Lady of Guadalupe (2)
    Ladybug (4)
    Leprechaun (2)
    Lighthouse (2)
    Lily of the Valley (1)
    Lion (3)
    Lion and the Lamb (1)
    Mexican Seashell (1)
    Mistletoe (1)
    Mushroom (4)
    Nutcracker (3)
    Owl (4)
    Painted Egg (5)
    Panda (3)
    Peacock (3)
    Peanut (3)
    Pickle (4)
    Pig (7)
    Pinata (2)
    Pine Cone (4)
    Pineapple (5)
    Poinsettia (3)
    Polar Bear (1)
    Polish Star (2)
    Pretzel (2)
    Robin (2)
    Rooster (3)
    Saint Anthony (1)
    Saint Christopher (1)
    Saint Francis of Assisi (2)
    Saint Nick to Santa Claus (6)
    Saint Patrick (1)
    Sand Dollar (1)
    Santa's Magic Key (1)
    Seahorse (2)
    Shamrock (1)
    Snowman (4)
    Star of Bethlehem (1)
    Starfish (3)
    Stork (3)
    Sunflower (2)
    Tabby Cat (1)
    Tiger (2)
    Turtle (4)
    Unicorn (1)
    Wine (6)
    Wreath (3)
    Yule Log (3)