Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball, pointed end, magenta with discoloration throughout. Silver metal cap with circular hoop for hanging, bent wire hook attached. Cap reads: “SHINY BRITE/ MADE IN U.S.A.”
Maker is Shiny Brite Company.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
ornament, christmas tree
Object Type
ornament
date made
1940-1950
Physical Description
pink (overall color)
glass (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/4 in x 1 3/4 in; 5.715 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0394
catalog number
298065.0394
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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