Key ring from the car giveaway episode of The Oprah Winfrey Show

Manufactured by
Unidentified
Used by
Harpo, Inc., American, founded 1986
Medium
metal, rubber, and glass
Dimensions
H x W x D: 3 1/2 × 2 × 1/2 in. (8.9 × 5.1 × 1.3 cm)
Type
key rings
Place used
Chicago, Cook County, Illinois, United States, North and Central America
Date
2004
Description
A silver metal key ring connected to a square silver metal fob with rounded edges. One side of the fob has "Oprah" in the font of her signature etched at the center oriented diagonally. The other side has a tear-drop shaped rubber push switch with a circle indention in the center which functions as an on/off button for the red LED light. The fob has a whole in one corner with a small metal jump ring attached to the fob through the hole and then the jump ring is attached to the larger key ring.
Topic
African American
Communication
Entertainers
Mass media
Television
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Oprah Winfrey
Object number
2016.7.5
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Tools and Equipment-Personal use
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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