Kilmouski & Me: Christmas Tree Lights. The brush tree is filled with snipped pieces of lycopodium. (Ask a florist). if handled carefully this miniature tree can last for years -- lycopodium seems to never die.
Vintage 1940 Real Silver Tinselled Christmas Tree - oh memories! Dad put tinsel like this on our tree every year when I was little. He would remove it and wrap it up in newspaper for next year at the end of the season.