Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of small molded glass beads of various shapes and sizes. Simple round, some ribbed. Silver, yellow-gold, red, blue. Connected with white cotton string, with bent wire hangers attached, small cardboard squares at ends, unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/16 in x 38 1/2 in x 1 1/4 in; .79375 cm x 97.79 cm x 3.175 cm
place made
Germany
Czechoslovakia
Japan
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0430
catalog number
298065.0430
accession number
298065
subject
Domestic Furnishings
See more items in
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

Visitor Comments

Add a comment about this object

**Please read before submitting the form**

Have a comment or question about this object to share with the community? Please use the form below. Selected comments will appear on this page and may receive a museum response (but we can't promise). Please note that we generally cannot answer questions about the history, rarity, or value of your personal artifacts.

Have a question about anything else, or would you prefer a personal response? Please visit our FAQ or contact page.

Personal information will not be shared or result in unsolicited e-mail. See our privacy policy.

Image CAPTCHA
Enter the characters shown in the image.