Beaded Christmas Garland

Description:

Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of blown and molded glass balls, of various sizes. Some balls are faceted. Transparent (possibly originally mirrored silver), opaque silver, gold, solid magenta, magenta with white polka dots. Connected with white cotton string, with bent metal wire hanger. No mark.

Date Made: 1890-1930

Location: Currently not on view

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

Subject: Christmas

Subject:

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

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: DL.298065.0444Catalog Number: 298065.0444Accession Number: 298065

Object Name: garlandOther Terms: Ornaments, String of; Decorations

Physical Description: metal (hanger material)cotton string (overall material)glass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 11/16 in x 55 1/2 in x 11/16 in; 1.74625 cm x 140.97 cm x 1.74625 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a1-044e-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_310288

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