Beaded Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, one of four identical (See DL*69.0051A, C, D). Molded and blown glass, silver star with circular indent on front and back sides, painted yellow-gold. Star is flanked on either side with alternating teal balls and long red ovoid shapes. Connected with white cotton string, with a bent metal hook on each end for hanging. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1880-1920
place made
Germany
United States
Physical Description
blue (overall color)
green (overall color)
red (overall color)
silver (overall color)
glass (overall material)
cotton string (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 25 1/2 in x 1 5/8 in; 1.905 cm x 64.77 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
DL.69.0051B
catalog number
69.0051B
accession number
279532
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Benjamin Richmond
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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