Glass Christmas Garland

Glass Christmas Garland

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Description
Holiday or Christmas decoration, garland, comprised of blown glass balls and ellipsoidal shapes. Mirrored silver, some painted solid magenta, some left silver, some possibly painted yellow-gold, some painted magenta with white polka dots. Connected with a white cotton string, with bent metal crinkle wire attached at both ends for hanging. No mark.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
garland
Other Terms
Ornaments, String of; Decorations
date made
1890-1930
place made
Germany
Japan
Czechoslovakia
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
metal (hanger material)
cotton string (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/8 in x 29 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 74.295 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
DL.298065.0446
catalog number
298065.0446
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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