Glass Holiday Ornament

Description
Molded glass holiday or Christmas ornament. Ball with pointed end, green. Silver metal cap with circular hoop for hanging. 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
metal (hanger material)
yellow, greenish (overall color)
glass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 1/2 in x 1 3/4 in; 6.35 cm x 4.445 cm
place made
United States: New Jersey
place used
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
ID Number
DL*298065.0366
catalog number
298065.0366
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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