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Ashtray

2006.44.1943 (RS101930)

Description

Porcelain square ashtray with a painted splayed American eagle in center with red, white and blue shield on its chest, holding a banner in its beak and an olive branch and arrows in its talons, circle of stars above its head, and a border of gold fluer de lis and scrolls around the inner rim.

Details

Maker
The National Remembrance Shop (Retailer)
Tressemanes & Vogt (Maker)
Date
1892-1907
Inscriptions
"E.PLURIBUS / UNUN"
"The National / Remembrance Shop / Washington, D.C. / The National Remembrance Shop" (stamped)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Household Accessory
Places
Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)
Descriptive terms
Ashtray
ashtrays
porcelain
souvenirs
Dimensions
1/2 x 4 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1943
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
180968
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