At this annual event, workers installed 192 sparkling, new Waterford Crystal triangles featuring this year’s “Gift of Wisdom” design on the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball, on Monday, December 27 at One Times Square.
The Waterford Crystal New Year’s Eve Ball is a geodesic sphere, 12 feet in diameter, and weighs 11,875 pounds. The Ball is covered with a total of 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles that vary in size, and range in length from 4 3/4 inches to 5 3/4 inches per side. For Times Square 2022, 192 Waterford Crystal triangles introduce the new Gift of Wisdom design represented by a central wheel with wedge cut petals of knowledge.
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