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Ashtray

Description

Engraved brass hexagonal ashtray w/ red enamel decoration; 3 scrolled feet; 6 cigarette rests; side scrolled on edge; red, white, blue enameled foliate patterns w/ flower in center circle of tray.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1920
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
New York state (United States)
Descriptive terms
ASHTRAY
ashtrays
Brass
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
leaf scrolls
Scroll
Stipple Engraved
People and organizations
A.A. Vantine & Co.
Dimensions
1.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2123
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
17990

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