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Ashtray

1934.923 (RS210467)

Description

Earthenware ashtray with dark blue glaze and circular raised center.

Details

Maker
Marblehead Pottery (Maker)
Date
1910-1920
Inscriptions
"MARBLEHEAD POTTERY" (Printed adhesive tag)
"THE SOCIETY OF ARTS AND CRAFTS" (Printed paper tag)
Location of origin
Marblehead, MA, USA
Material
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Object type
Household Accessories; Containers for Smoking & Tobacco
Places
Marblehead (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
art pottery
Ashtray
ashtrays
earthenware
glazing (coating)
Dimensions
1 3/8 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1934.923
Credit Line
Gift of William Sumner Appleton
GUSN
36766

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