Beaded Christmas Ornament


Holiday or Christmas ornament, beaded, in the shape of a "shooting" star with a circle around the star. Star is comprised of molded glass beads, various shapes, yellow gold. Circle is comprised of molded glass beads, ribbed, alternating silver and green. "Tail" is comprised of molded glass beads, various shapes, yellow gold and silver. Connected with thin metal wire. Black thread tied in loop at top for hanging. No mark.

Date Made: 1890-1940

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: CzechoslovakiaGermanyJapanPlace Used: United States: District of Columbia, Washington

Subject: Christmas


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Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.298065.0454Catalog Number: 298065.0454Accession Number: 298065

Object Name: ornament, christmas treeObject Type: ornaments

Physical Description: glass (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5/8 in x 4 5/8 in x 5 1/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 11.7475 cm x 13.0175 cm


Record Id: nmah_310243

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