Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of blown glass balls and ellipsoidal shapes: mirrored silver, red, orange, and teal blue. Connected with white cotton string, crinkle wire attached at each end for hanging, small square pieces of cardboard on each end, unmarked.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
garland
date made
1870-1900
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 36 1/4 in x 2 in; 1.905 cm x 92.075 cm x 5.08 cm
place made
Germany
Japan
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0449
catalog number
298065.0449
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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