NEWEST STATUE OF LIBERTY HOLIDAY COLLECTIBLE
NOW AVAILABLE AT WWW.ELLISISLAND.ORG
Made in America and Plated in Copper Preserved from Statue’s Restoration
New York, NY (August 2007) – Celebrate the American spirit this holiday season with Lady Liberty 2007, the fifth in a series of limited edition patriotic ornaments commissioned by The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. in honor of America’s most beloved icon.
This newest holiday collectible is finished in beautiful 24K gold and features the Statue of Liberty plated in the actual copper preserved during her historic centennial restoration. Framed with lovely white snowflakes surrounding a midnight blue winter sky, the ornament is topped by a replica of the Statue’s crown with its seven spikes representing Liberty ruling the seven continents and seven seas, declaring the year “2007”, while the bottom curve proudly bears her name “Lady Liberty.”
Designed and created by artisans in the U.S.A., this exquisite piece is presented in a winter-themed gift box inscribed with the words “Fifth Annual Limited Edition Statue of Liberty Collectible” and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Lady Liberty 2007 is the perfect patriotic gift for any occasion and makes a lovely addition to this season’s holiday décor.
Available for just $22 at www.ellisisland.org, the ornament’s proceeds will help to support the continuing work of The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation. Limited quantities of the first four collectibles are also still available. Start collecting these special patriotic holiday ornaments today while supplies last!
To order, visit the Foundation’s website www.ellisisland.org or call (212) 561-4500 weekdays from 8:30 am to 5:30 pm Eastern Time.
Photo Editors: A high resolution image of Lady Liberty 2007 is available online at http://www.ellisisland.org/liberty2007.jpg.
Peg Zitko (212) 561-4517
Elizabeth Oravetz (212) 561-4542
The Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization founded in 1982 to raise funds for and oversee the historic restorations of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island, working in partnership with the National Park Service/U.S. Department of the Interior. In addition to restoring the monuments, the Foundation created a museum in the Statue’s base and the world-class Ellis Island Immigration Museum, The American Immigrant Wall of Honor® and the American Family Immigration History Center®. Its endowment has funded over 200 projects at the islands.