Glass Christmas Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Glass ball, pointed end, magenta. 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)
cloth (overall material)
metal (hanger material)
ellipsoid (ornament shape)
Measurements
overall: 2 5/8 in x 1 3/4 in; 6.6675 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0360
catalog number
298065.0360
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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