Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of molded glass balls, openings on either side, threaded with thin metal wire. Two balls are olive green, matte, one is gold, reflective, all others are red, reflective. Two cardboard tags are attached, and read: "GERMANY".
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
cotton string (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11/16 in x 5/8 in x 20 3/4 in; 1.74625 cm x 1.5875 cm x 52.705 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0443
catalog number
298065.0443
accession number
298065
subject
Christmas
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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