Beaded Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of blown and molded glass balls, of various sizes. Some balls are faceted. Transparent (possibly originally mirrored silver), opaque silver, gold, solid magenta, magenta with white polka dots. Connected with white cotton string, with bent metal wire hanger. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1930
place made
Germany
Czechoslovakia
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11/16 in x 55 1/2 in x 11/16 in; 1.74625 cm x 140.97 cm x 1.74625 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0444
catalog number
298065.0444
accession number
298065
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones
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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