Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of various molded glass balls and shapes. Small and large balls, some mirrored silver, and some painted blue, magenta, stripes of white, red, yellow gold. Two molded popcorn shapes, two faceted shapes, one lantern shape on one end. Connected with thin metal wire, with bent wire hooks on each end. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
glass (overall material)
metal (wire material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/8 in x 5 7/16 in x 5 1/2 in; 3.4925 cm x 13.81125 cm x 13.97 cm
place made
Germany
Czechoslovakia
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0392
catalog number
298065.0392
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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