Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of molded glass balls of varying size, thick glass, connected with white cotton string, tied in a circle. Mirrored silver, overpainted with teal-blue, bright green, and dark red. Bent wire hook attached. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
date made
1870-1900
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 22 1/2 in x 1 7/16 in; 1.905 cm x 57.15 cm x 3.65125 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0447
catalog number
298065.0447
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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