Beaded Christmas Garland

Beaded Christmas Garland

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Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland of blown glass balls, gold, alternating with magenta ellipsoidal shapes, with yellow dots around sides. Connected by cotton string. No mark. Metal hook attached at both ends for hanging.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
garland
Other Terms
Ornaments, String of; Decorations
date made
1880-1910
place made
Germany
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
cotton string (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 15/16 in x 80 1/2 in x 15/16 in; 2.38125 cm x 204.47 cm x 2.38125 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0452
catalog number
298065.0452
accession number
298065
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harvey L. Jones
subject
Christmas
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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