Ashtray

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

1892-1907

GUSN

GUSN-180968

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

Descriptive Terms

ashtrays
porcelain
souvenirs
Ashtray

Inscription

"E.PLURIBUS / UNUN"
"The National / Remembrance Shop / Washington, D.C. / The National Remembrance Shop" (stamped)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Ashtray Accession Number 2006.44.973

Maker

The National Remembrance Shop (Retailer)
Tressemanes & Vogt (Maker)

Object Type

Household Accessory

Dimensions

1/2 x 4 x 4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1943

Places

Limoges (Haute-Vienne, Limousin, France)