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- Size: 3"
- Material: Glass
- From Old World Christmas
Delve into the wonders of the animal kingdom with the Hippopotamus Ornament from Old World Christmas. Crafted with precision and care, this glass ornament captures the essence of the third-largest land animal, native to the rivers of Africa. Standing at a size of 3 inches, it provides a captivating and lifelike portrayal of the magnificent hippopotamus.
Derived from the Greek words "hippos" meaning horse and "patamos" meaning river, the hippopotamus is aptly named due to its semi-aquatic nature. Known for its cries that resemble a horse's neighing, this giant spends a significant portion of its time in the water. The Hippopotamus Ornament beautifully captures the accurate shape, form, and coloring of this majestic creature, offering a unique and safe way to admire it up close.
The glittering embellishments on the ornament add a touch of magic to the lifelike representation, making it an enchanting addition to your Christmas tree. Celebrate the diversity of the animal kingdom and bring a piece of Africa into your holiday decor with the Hippopotamus Ornament, a testament to Old World Christmas's commitment to creating intricate and captivating ornaments for your seasonal festivities.
The hippopotamus is the third largest land animal and is native to Africa. It’s name comes from the Greek words “hippos” meaning horse and “patamos” meaning river since its cries sound similar to a horse’s neighing and it spends much of its time in the water. With accurate shape, form, and coloring, this hippo ornament is a safe way to get in close to view this majestic animal.
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