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Ashtray

1971.913 (RS117882)

Description

Footed bowl; interior with head of an owl in medium to low relief; used as an ashtray; crude casting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
ca. 1950
Location of origin
Africa
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
brass (alloy)
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
ASHTRAY
ashtrays
Brass
brass (alloy)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Owl
owl (bird)
Dimensions
1.25 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.913
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5631

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