Glass Christmas Garland

Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of blown glass balls and ellipsoidal shapes. Alternating mirrored silver balls, with long teal-blue ellipsoidal shapes. Connected with white cotton string, bent wire hooks at each end. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
date made
1890-1930
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (component material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 38 1/2 in x 5/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 97.79 cm x 1.5875 cm
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0425
catalog number
298065.0425
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
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones

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