Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, red over mirrored silver, with silver metal cap attached, bent wire loop inserted in cap, bent wire hanger attached. Cap is stamped: “SHINY BRITE/MADE IN USA”.
Maker is SHINY BRITE Company.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1940-1950
Physical Description
gold (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in x 2 in; 6.35 cm x 5.08 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0402
catalog number
298065.0402
accession number
298065
subject
Christmas
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Home and Community Life: Domestic Life
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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