Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland comprised of alternating molded glass beads, silvered, and long thin molded tubes, silvered, with two larger molded glass ball ornaments, silvered, one on each end. The larger balls have metal caps attached for hanging. Connected with white cotton string. No mark. Probably made in Czechoslovakia or Japan.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
date made
1890-1940
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
cotton string (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 1 in x 108 1/2 in x 3 7/16 in; 2.54 cm x 275.59 cm x 8.7315 cm
place made
Japan
Czechoslovakia
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0451
catalog number
298065.0451
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
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones

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