Crystal Sculpture of Champagne Bottle Holder that Christened USS New Jersey Unveiled

A one-of-kind crystal sculpture of the champagne bottle holder that christened the USS New Jersey on December 7, 1942 at the Philadelphia Navy Yard was unveiled on Dec. 7, prior to the Battleship’s 75th Anniversary of her Launch Ceremony.  The sculpture, which will eventually be on display in the Captain’s Cabin, was commissioned and donated by Board of Trustee Member Dennis Levitt.