Bell Shaped Christmas Ornament

Holiday or Christmas ornament/decoration. Honeycombed tissue paper, cardboard on sides, opens up to form a bell, red and green. Cotton string at top for hanging. No mark.
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
iron (overall material)
cotton string (hanger material)
average spatial: 4.5 cm x 8 cm; 1 3/4 in x 3 1/8 in
overall: 3/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 1 7/8 in; .9525 cm x 7.9375 cm x 4.7625 cm
place made
United States
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Domestic Furnishings
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Nancy M. and Robert R. Garvey, Jr.
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