Ashtray

Collection Type

  • Household accessories

Date

ca. 1950

GUSN

GUSN-5631

Description

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

Details

Descriptive Terms

ashtrays
brass (alloy)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
owl (bird)
Brass
Owl
ASHTRAY

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Africa

Dimensions

1.25 (H), 4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.913