Ashtray

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1890-1920

GUSN

GUSN-17990

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

Descriptive Terms

ashtrays
brass (alloy)
engraving (printing process)
leaf scrolls
Brass
Stipple Engraved
Scroll
ASHTRAY

Associated Building

Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.),

People and Organizations

A.A. Vantine & Co.

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

1.5 (H), 6 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker

Accession Number

1998.2123

Places

New York state (United States)