Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of molded glass beads of various shapes and sizes: larger, lobed ellipsoidal shapes, mirrored yellow-gold; small, faceted spheres, mirrored silver; long, finial shapes, mirrored teal-blue and green. Connected with white cotton string, small circular pieces of cardboard at ends, remnants of crinkle wire attached at each end. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1890-1930
place made
Germany
Czechoslovakia
Japan
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (component material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1/2 in x 17 5/16 in x 1/2 in; 1.27 cm x 43.97375 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0426
catalog number
298065.0426
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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